What does Marguerita mean?
Marguerita [mar-gueri-ta] as a girls' name is of Greek and French origin, and the name Marguerita means "pearl". Marguerita is an alternate spelling of Margaret (Greek): a saint's name. Marguerita is also a form of Marguerite (French).
Associated with: greek.
(male) Middle name pairings:
Marguerita Indigo (M.I.), ..
How popular is Marguerita?
Marguerita is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2857 out of 4276, Top 67%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Marguerita entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its apex rank of #1504 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Margaret (#154 from current records), Margarita (#1698), Marguerite, Marquetta, Margurite, Margherita, Margarite, Margarete, Margaretta, Margarette and Margeret are the prominent related forms of Marguerita listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Margharita, are uncommon. These relations of Marguerita were favored as birth names a century ago (usage of 4.68%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.15%, down 96.9%), with forms such as Margarita becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Barbarita, Carmelita, Janerita (see Jane), Laurita, Magdelina, Manuelita, Marcelina, Marcenia (see Marcene), Marcharie, Marchery, Marcheta, Marchita, Marcita, Mareina, Mareisa, Maretta, Margalit, Margarethe, Margeree, Margerey, Margery▼, Marget, Margette, Marghretta (see Margaret), Margisia (see Margaret), Margit, Margred, Margret▼, Margrete, Margreth, Margrett, Margrid, Marietta▼, Mariquita, Marita, Marjerie (see Margery), Marjery, Marjori, Marjorie▼, Markeeta, Marketa, Marketta, Markita, Marleina, Marnetta, Marquesa, Marquessa, Marqueta, Marquisa, Marquita▼, Marsita, Marteina (see Martina), Martita, Maryetta, Maurisa, Maurita, Mersera, Miguelina and Miguelita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marguerita.See names in meaning and etymology.