Given Name MARGARETA

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: mar-ga-RE-ta (German), MAHR-gah-re-tah (Finnish)   [details]

Meaning & History

Cognate of MARGARET.

Categories

gemstones, nature, Swedish royal family, underwater, white
VARIANTS: Margarete, Margaretha, Margarethe, Margit, Margrit (German), Margit, Marit, Marita, Merit (Swedish), Margit, Margrete, Margrethe, Marit, Marita (Norwegian), Margit, Margrethe, Margarethe (Danish), Marjeta (Slovene), Margaretha, Margreet, Margriet (Dutch), Maarit, Marketta, Margareeta (Finnish)
DIMINUTIVES: Greta, Gretchen, Grete, Gretel, Meta (German), Greta, Märta, Meta (Swedish), Grete, Grethe, Meta, Mette (Norwegian), Grete, Grethe, Merete, Meta, Mette (Danish), Greet, Greetje, Griet (Dutch), Reeta, Reetta (Finnish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Retha (Afrikaans), Margarid, Margarit (Armenian), Margarita (Bulgarian), Margarida (Catalan), Markéta (Czech), Margaret, Margery, Greta, Gretchen, Gretta, Jorie, Madge, Mae, Maggie, Mamie, Margaretta, Marge, Margie, Margo, Marje, Marjorie, Marjory, May, Mayme, Meg, Megan, Midge, Peg, Peggie, Peggy, Retha, Rita (English), Maret, Margit (Estonian), Marguerite, Margaux, Margot (French), Margarida (Galician), Margarita (Greek), Margalit, Margalita (Hebrew), Margaréta, Margit, Gitta, Gréta, Rita (Hungarian), Margrét, Gréta (Icelandic), Mairéad (Irish), Margherita, Rita (Italian), Margarita (Late Roman), Margreet, Greet (Limburgish), Margarita (Lithuanian), Margaid, Paaie (Manx), Meggy (Medieval English), Margarida (Occitan), Małgorzata, Gosia, Małgosia, Marzena (Polish), Margarida, Rita (Portuguese), Margarita (Russian), Maighread, Mairead, Maisie, Marsaili, Mysie, Peigi (Scottish), Margaréta, Margita, Markéta (Slovak), Margarita, Rita (Spanish), Marged, Mererid, Mared, Megan (Welsh)
SAME SPELLING: Margaréta
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