What does Meggie mean?
Meggie /meg-gie/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the name Meggie means "pearl". Meggie is an alternate form, with the suffix -ie, of Margaret (Greek): a saint's name. Meggie is also a form of Megan (Welsh, Greek).
Meggie has 46 more related forms via Margaret, Megan: Madge▼, Maegan▼, Mag, Maggi, Maisie▲, Marg, Marga, Marge▼, Marged, Margeen, Margerie, Marget, Margey, Margie▼, Margies, Margit, Margita, Margize, Margo▼, Margot, Margred, Margret▼, Margrid, Margrit, Margy, Marit, Marji, Marjie, Markie, Maygan, Meagan▼, Meaghan▼, Meg, Megen, Meggan, Meghan▼, Meghann, Meghanne, Meighan, Meta▼, Mette, Meyta, Peg, Pegeen, Peggie▼ and Peggy▼.Kreatif forms: Meggiela, Meggiesa, Megie. [more]
How popular is Meggie?
Meggie is an uncommon given name for women. Meggie is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Margaret (#169 in 2014), Maggie (#239), Megan (#308), Maisie (#658), Margot (#749), Meg, Meghan, Peggie, Peggy, Meaghan, Meta, Meghann, Margret, Margie, Marge, Maegan, Margit, Margo, Margy, Madge and Meagan are the popular varying forms of Meggie (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.2823%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.137%, down 51.5%), with forms like Meghan, Maegan, Margo, Madge and Meagan falling out of style. Maisie (#658), Maggie (#239) and Megan (#308) are three of the more chic names for newborns here, with Maggie having a resurgence in usage. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Meggie and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Reggie. Like Meggie, this name is not frequently used.