Given Name MARGIT

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

Meaning & History

Hungarian and Scandinavian form of MARGARET.
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)

Categories

gemstones, nature, underwater, white
Entry updated July 2, 2017