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What does Marga mean?

Marga Pronunciation of Marga [mar-ga] as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Marga means "pearl". Marga is a version of Margaret (Greek): a saint's name.

Associated with: greek.


Marga has 1 variant: Margo.

44 more alternative forms via Margaret: Madge, Mag, Maggi, Maggie, Maggy, Maiga, Mairead, Maisy, Marg, Margalit, Margalo, Margarit, Marge, Marged, Margeen, Margery, Marget, Margey, Margie, Margies, Margisia, Margit, Margita, Margize, Margot, Margred, Margret, Margrid, Margrit, Marguita, Margy, Marit, Marjey, Marji, Marjie, Marketa, Markie, Markita, Meg, Megan, Meggi, Meggy, Meta and Meyta.

Creative forms:
(female) Margai, Merga, ..

(male) Margal, Marno, ..

Middle name pairings:
Marga Clarissa (M.C.), ..

How popular is Marga?

Marga is an uncommon given name for females. Marga is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Margaret (#154 via latest list), Maggie (#241), Megan (#384), Margot (#593), Maisy (#1144), Margo (#1279), Markita, Markie, Meg, Mairead, Meta, Marjie, Margy, Margie, Marget, Madge, Marge, Margret and Margery are the popular varying forms of Marga (not ranked). Adoption of these relations of Marga was at its apex in the 1890s (adoption of 4.8%) and has become much reduced since (adoption 0.3%, 93.7%), with forms such as Margret going out of style. Margot is the most fashionable girl name among these. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Madge, Maggie, Maisy, Margaret, Marge in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Margery, Marget, Margie, Margo, Margot in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Margret, Margy, Marjie, Markie, Markita in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Meg, Megan, Meta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mairead, Maisy, Margaret, Megan outside U.S.

Similar Names

Marga is pronounced similarly to Margaux. Other suggested similar names are Mara, Marci, Marcia, Marcy, Marfa, Margi, Maria, Marika, Maris, Marisa, Mariza, Marja, Marje, Marjo, Marjy, Markia, Marla, Marna, Marra, Marsha, Marsia, Marta, Marva, Marya, Maryk, Maryka, Marys, Marysa, Mirja and Mirka. These names tend to be more frequently used than Marga.

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