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.
(male) 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)
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. 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.