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pinWhat does Meg mean?

Meg /meg/ as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Meg is "pearl". Short form of Margaret. Actresses Meg Tilly, Meg Ryan.

Related girl name: Megan.


Meg has 20 different relations via Margaret: Madge, Mag, Maggi, Maggy, Maiga, Marg, Marga, Marge, Margo, Margy, Megan, Meggi, Meggie, Meggy, Meghan, Meta, Mette, Meyta, Peg and Peggy.

Kreatif forms: Mameg, Megghe, Megma. [more]

pinHow popular is Meg?

Meg is a very prominent first name for women (#2104 out of 4276, Top 49%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Meg for girls. Meg was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #962 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Meg name in U.S.

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

Madge, Margaret (#169 the previous year), Marge, Margo, Margy, Megan (#308), Meghan, Meta and Peggy are the popular varying forms of Meg ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these relations of Meg was more pronounced 44 years ago (usage of 0.35%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.152%, 56.4%), with forms such as Madge becoming less in vogue. Megan is the most fashionable girl name here.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Meg, Madge, Margaret, Marge, Margo in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Margy, Megan, Meghan, Meta, Peggy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Margaret, Megan, Meghan outside U.S.

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Recommended similar baby names are Mea, Mei and Mel. These names tend to be less frequently used than Meg.