What does Marguerite mean?
Marguerite [mar-guerite] as a girls' name is of French origin. Variant of Margaret. Also botanical French name for a daisy, and popular in the late 19th century. French writers Marguerite Duras, Marguerite Yourcenar.
(female) Maguerite, ..
(male) Marguerred, .. Middle name pairings:
Marguerite Davina (M.D.), ..
How popular is Marguerite?
Marguerite is a very popular first name for women (#314 out of 4276, Top 7%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Marguerite for girls. Marguerite reached its apex position of #83 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not found in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Displayed below is an analysis of the history of the girl name Marguerite and corresponding names. Prominent related forms of Marguerite are Margaret (#154 via latest list), Margarete, Margarita (#1698), Margarite, Margeret, Margherita, Margrete, Marguerita and Margurite. Other forms, like Margette, are uncommon. These relations of Marguerite were favored by parents a century ago (adoption of 4.7%) and have become significantly less conventional since (adoption 0.1%, ▼96.9%), with forms like Margaret becoming less trendy.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Magdeline, Manuelita, Marceline, Marcharie, Marchery, Marette, Margalit, Margareta, Margarethe, Margaretta, Margarette▼, Margarida, Margeree, Margeretta (see Margaret), Margerey, Margery▼, Marget, Marghretta (see Margaret), Margie▼, Margit, Margita, Margize, Margred, Margret▼, Margreth, Margrett, Margrid, Mariette, Marjerie (see Margery), Marjery, Marjori, Marjorie▼, Marlette, Marnette, Marqueta, Marquetta, Marquise, Marquita▼, Maurie, Maurine▼, Maurise, Maurita and Miguelita. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marguerite.See names in meaning and etymology.