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.Kreatif forms: Maggo, Mergo, Morgo. [more]
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)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Margo for girls. Margo entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #356 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a charted comparison of the statistics of the girl name Margo and corresponding names. Prominent related forms of Margo listed in the Top 1000 are Madge, Maggie (#239 in recent rankings), Maisy, Margaret (#169), Marge, Margery, Margie, Margit, Margot (#749), Margret, Margy, Marjory and Meg. Usage of these forms of Margo was more pronounced about 8 decades ago (adoption of 0.39%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.13%, ▼66.2%), with forms such as Marge, Margie, Margo, Margret and Marjory becoming somewhat outmoded. Maggie is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list, and there is also a rekindling in baby name usage for this name.
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Suggested similar baby 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.