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pinWhat does Margo mean?

Margo /mar-go/ [2 sylls.] 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 3 variants: Margaux, Margeaux and Margot.

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]

pinHow 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. Census)

Displayed below is the birth name popularity 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 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Margo name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Margo outside U.S.

Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Margo and corresponding names. Prominent related forms of Margo listed in the Top 1000 are Madge, Maggie (#239 in 2014), Maisy, Margaret (#169), Marge, Margery, Margie, Margit, Margot (#749), Margret, Margy, Marjory and Meg. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.39%) and has become much less since (usage 0.1316%, 66.2%), with forms such as Marge, Margie, Margo, Margret and Marjory becoming somewhat outmoded. Maggie (#239) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list, and there is also a rekindling in baby name usage for this name. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Margo, Madge, Maggie, Margaret, Marge in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Margery, Margie, Margit, Margot, Margret in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Margy, Marjory, Meg in U.S.

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

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Suggested similar baby names are Marci, Marcy, Margi, Mariko, Maris, Marja, Marje, Marjo, Marjy, Marlo, Maryjo, Maryk and Marys. These names tend to be less frequently used than Margo.