Name Element MARGARITES

TYPE: Word
OTHER SCRIPTS: μαργαριτης (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Greek word meaning "pearl".
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Margarid, Margarit (Armenian), Margarita (Bulgarian), Margarida (Catalan), Margareta (Croatian), Markéta (Czech), Margareta, Margit, Margrethe, Margarethe (Danish), Margareta, Margaretha, Margreet, Margriet (Dutch), Margaret, Margaretta, Margery, Marjorie, Marjory (English), Maret, Margit (Estonian), Maarit, Margareta, Marketta, Margareeta (Finnish), Marguerite (French), Margarida (Galician), Margareta, Margarete, Margaretha, Margarethe, Margit, Margrit (German), Margarita (Greek), Margalit, Margalita (Hebrew), Margaréta, Margit (Hungarian), Margrét (Icelandic), Mairéad (Irish), Margherita (Italian), Margarita (Late Roman), Margreet (Limburgish), Margarita (Lithuanian), Margaid (Manx), Margareta, Margit, Margrete, Margrethe, Marit, Marita (Norwegian), Margarida (Occitan), Małgorzata (Polish), Margarida (Portuguese), Margareta (Romanian), Margarita (Russian), Maighread, Mairead, Marsaili (Scottish), Margaréta, Margita, Markéta (Slovak), Margareta, Marjeta (Slovene), Margarita (Spanish), Margareta, Margit, Marit, Marita, Merit (Swedish), Marged, Mererid (Welsh)
SURNAME DESCENDANT: Murgatroyd (English)