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What does Marjory mean?

Marjory Pronunciation of Marjory [mar-jo-ry] as a girls' name is a Greek name, and the meaning of Marjory is "pearl". Marjory is an alternate spelling of Margaret (Greek): a saint's name. Marjory is also a variant of Margery (French, Greek): transcription of Marjorie.

Associated with: greek.


Marjory has 4 variants: Marjerie, Marjery, Marjorey and Marjori.

12 more different relations via Margaret, Margery, Marjorie: Marchery, Margerey, Margey, Margo, Margot, Margy, Marja, Marje, Marjey, Marji, Marjie and Marjy.

Creative forms:
(female) Majory, Marjoni, ..

(male) Marcoy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Marjory Emmerson (M.E.), ..

How popular is Marjory?

Marjory is a very prominent first name for females (#1262 out of 4276, Top 29%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Marjory reached its peak position of #435 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marjory name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Marjory are Margaret (#154 in recent rankings), Margot (#593), Marjorie (#799), Margo (#1279), Margy, Margery and Marjie. These relations of Marjory were popular as baby names during 1890-1899 (adoption of 4.6%) and have become much less popular since (adoption 0.2%, 95.9%), with forms such as Marjorie becoming somewhat outmoded. Margot is the most chic girl name in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marjory, Margaret, Margery, Margo, Margot in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Margy, Marjie, Marjorie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Barry, Carry, Karry, Madora, Maery, Majorca, Mallary, Mallery, Mallorey, Mallori, Mallory, Malorey, Malori, Malory, Marcey, Marcy, Marion, Marjan, Marjo, Marjon, Marley, Marlo, Marlon, Marlow, Marlowe, Marmara, Marney, Maroona, Marra, Marsey, Marthy, Marty, Mary, Maryjo, Maryon, Maryonn, Merry, Vallory and Valory. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marjory.

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