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GenderFeminine
PronouncedPron.mar-ga-RE-ta German
MAHR-gah-re-tah Finnish
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Meaning & History

Cognate of MARGARET.
DiminutivesGreta, 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 & CulturesRetha 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, Greta, Rita Italian Margarita Late Roman Margreet, Greet Limburgish Margarita, Greta 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 SpellingMargaréta

Categories

gemstones, nature, Swedish royal family, underwater, white
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute