What does Margarite mean?
Margarite [mar-garite] as a girls' name is of Greek and French derivation, and Margarite means "pearl". Margarite is a variant form, with the suffix -ite, of Margaret (Greek): a saint's name. Margarite is also a variant of Marguerite (French).
Associated with: greek.
Margarite has 19 more related forms via Margaret, Marguerite: Margalit, Margarethe, Margarida, Margeret, Margerie, Margerita, Margette, Margie▼, Margit, Margita, Margize, Margret▼, Margrete, Margreth, Margrett, Margrid, Margrit, Marguita and Marjorie▼.Creative forms:
(female) Magarite, Margarda, ..
(male) Margarick, Margarni, .. Middle name pairings:
Margarite Delanie (M.D.), ..
How popular is Margarite?
Margarite is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2176 out of 4276, Top 51%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name history of Margarite for girls. Margarite reached its apex rank of #1103 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Below is a charted study of the history of the girl name Margarite and corresponding names. Margaret (#154 via latest list), Marjorie (#799), Margarita (#1698), Margurite, Margrete, Margrett, Marguerita, Margret, Marguerite, Margherita, Margaretta, Margarete, Margarette, Margeret and Margie are the prominent variation forms of Margarite. These relations of Margarite were popular as birth names 125 years ago (usage of 4.8%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.2%, down 97%), with versions like Margaret going out of style.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Barbarit (see Barbara), Barbarita, Carmarit (see Carmel), Macarisa, Maccaria, Magalie, Magdaline, Maggali, Maggie▼, Malorie, Maralina, Maraline, Maraville (see Marvell), Marceline, Marcharie, Marchita, Marcie▼, Marcine, Marcita, Marette, Marga, Marge, Margeree, Margeretta (see Margaret), Margerey, Margery▼, Marget, Marghretta (see Margaret), Margi, Margies (see Margaret), Margot▲, Margred, Mariane, Marianne▼, Marice, Mariette, Marine, Marise, Marit, Marjerie (see Margery), Marjori, Markaisa, Markita, Marlaina, Marlane, Marlayne, Marlie, Marlise, Marmara, Marnette, Marnie, Marquise, Marrilee, Marrin, Marris, Marsalina, Marsita, Marte, Marthine, Martie, Martine, Martita, Marvadene, Maryanne▼, Maurie, Maurine▼, Maurise, Maurita, Mazarine, Meradith, Merrie, Morgaine, Morgane, Morganica and Morgayne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Margarite.See names in meaning and etymology.