What does Margot mean?
Margot \m(a)-rgot, mar-got\ as a girls' name. Margot's roots are Greek and French, and Margot means "pearl". Margot is a variant of Margaret (Greek): a saint's name. Margot is also a variant of Margo (French).
Margot has 42 related variations via Margaret, Margo: Madge▼, Mag, Maggi, Maggie, Maggy, Maiga, Marg, Marga, Margalit, Margalo, Margarit, Margaux, Marge▼, Marged, Margeen, Margeret, Margery▼, Marget, Margette, Margey, Margie▼, Margies, Margit, Margita, Margize, Margred, Margret▼, Margrete, Margreth, Margrett, Margrid, Margrit, Marguita, Margy, Marit, Marjey, Marji, Marjie, Marjory▼, Marketa, Markie and Markita.
Margot is a very popular first name for females (#1018 out of 4276, Top 24%) and a slightly less popular last name for all people (#121780 out of 150436, Top 81%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Margot for girls. Margot entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its apex position of #650 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, and is at #749 presently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular related forms of Margot (#749 the previous year) are Madge, Maggie (#239 the previous year), Margaret (#169), Marge, Margery, Margie, Margit, Margo, Margret, Margy and Marjory. Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.455%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1536%, down 66.2%), with versions such as Marge, Margie, Margo, Margret and Marjory falling out of style. Maggie (#239) is the most fashionable girl name here, and there is also a revival in baby name popularity for this name. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Margot and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)