What does Margo mean?
Margo [mar-go] as a girls' name is pronounced MAR-go. It is of French origin. Variant of Margaret. Actress Margaret Hemingway, actress and granddaughter of Ernest Hemingway, changed the spelling of her name to match that of a famous Bordeaux wine, Chateau Margaux. Ballet celebrity Dame Margot Fonteyn.
Margo has 35 more different relations via Margaret: Madge▼, Mag, Maggi, Maggie▼, Maggy, Maiga, Maisy, Marg, Marga, Margalo, Marge, Marged, Margeen, Margery▼, Marget, Margey, Margie▼, Margies, Margit, Margita, Margize, Margred, Margret▼, Margrid, Margrit, Margy, Marit, Marjey, Marji, Marjie, Marjory▼, Markie, Meg, Meggi and Meggy.Creative forms:
(female) Maigo, Marka, ..
(male) Marre, .. Middle name pairings:
Margo Frances (M.F.), ..
How popular is Margo?
Margo is a very prominent first name for females (#676 out of 4276, Top 16%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#36129 out of 150436, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Margo entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its top rank of #334 in the U.S. in the 1940s, and is presently at #1279. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Margo (#1279 in recent rankings) listed in the Top 2000 are Madge, Maggie (#241 in recent rankings), Maisy (#1144), Margaret (#154), Margaux (#1774), Marge, Margery, Marget, Margie, Margot (#593), Margret, Margy, Marjie, Marjory, Markie and Meg. Usage of these forms of Margo was more pronounced a century ago (adoption of 4.8%) and has become much less since (adoption 0.3%, ▼94.4%), with forms such as Margo becoming less stylish. Margot is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Amargo, Maeko, Mando, Mara▲, Marah, Marci▼, Marcy▼, Mare, Maree, Maren, Marfa, Margi, Mari▼, Maria▼, Marie▼, Mariko, Marin, Marion▼, Maris, Marja, Marje, Marjo, Marjon, Marjy, Marla▼, Marlo▼, Marlon, Marlow, Marna, Marne, Marni, Marra, Mart, Marta▼, Marte, Marth, Marti, Marty, Marva▼, Marve, Mary▼, Marya, Maryjo, Maryk, Maryl, Maryn, Maryon and Marys. These names tend to be less frequently used than Margo.See names in meaning and etymology.