Given Name MARGIT

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: MAWR-geet (Hungarian), MAR-git (German)  [details]

Meaning & History

Hungarian and Scandinavian form of MARGARET.

Categories

gemstones, nature, underwater, white
VARIANTS: Margaréta (Hungarian), Margareta, Margrethe, Margarethe (Danish), Margareta, Marit, Marita, Merit (Swedish), Margareta, Margrete, Margrethe, Marit, Marita (Norwegian), Maret (Estonian), Margareta, Margarete, Margaretha, Margarethe, Margrit (German)
DIMINUTIVES: Gitta, Gréta (Hungarian), Grete, Grethe, Merete, Meta, Mette (Danish), Greta, Märta, Meta (Swedish), Grete, Grethe, Meta, Mette (Norwegian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Retha (Afrikaans), Margarid, Margarit (Armenian), Margarita (Bulgarian), Margarida (Catalan), Margareta (Croatian), Markéta (Czech), Margareta, Margaretha, Margriet, Greet, Greetje, Griet, Margreet (Dutch), 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), Maarit, Margareta, Marketta, Margareeta, Reeta, Reetta (Finnish), Marguerite, Margaux, Margot (French), Margarida (Galician), Margarita (Greek), Margalit, Margalita (Hebrew), 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), Margareta (Romanian), Margarita (Russian), Maighread, Mairead, Maisie, Marsaili, Mysie, Peigi (Scottish), Margaréta, Margita, Markéta (Slovak), Margareta, Marjeta (Slovene), Margarita, Rita (Spanish), Marged, Mererid, Mared, Megan (Welsh)
Entry updated July 2, 2017