Given Name MARGRIT

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: German
PRONOUNCED: MAR-grit  [details]

Meaning & History

German variant form of MARGARET.
DIMINUTIVES: Greta, Gretchen, Grete, Meta
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Retha (Afrikaans), Margarid, Margarit (Armenian), Margarita (Bulgarian), Margarida (Catalan), Margareta (Croatian), Markéta (Czech), Grete, Grethe, Margareta, Margarethe, Margit, Margrethe, Merete, Meta, Mette, Rita (Danish), Greet, Greetje, Griet, Margareta, Margaretha, Margreet, Margriet (Dutch), Greta, Gretchen, Gretta, Jorie, Madge, Mae, Maggie, Mamie, Margaret, Margaretta, Marge, Margery, Margie, Margo, Marje, Marjorie, Marjory, May, Mayme, Meg, Megan, Midge, Peg, Peggie, Peggy, Retha, Rita (English), Maret, Margit (Estonian), Maarit, Margareeta, Margareta, Marketta, Reeta, Reetta (Finnish), Margaux, Margot, Marguerite (French), Margarida (Galician), Margarita (Greek), Margalit, Margalita (Hebrew), Gitta, Gréta, Margaréta, Margit, Rita (Hungarian), Gréta, Margrét (Icelandic), Mairéad (Irish), Greta, Margherita, Rita (Italian), Margarita (Late Roman), Greet, Margreet (Limburgish), Greta, Margarita (Lithuanian), Margaid, Paaie (Manx), Meggy (Medieval English), Grete, Grethe, Margareta, Margit, Margrete, Margrethe, Marit, Marita, Meta, Mette, Rita (Norwegian), Margarida (Occitan), Gosia, Małgorzata, 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), Greta, Margareta, Margit, Marit, Marita, Märta, Merit, Meta, Rita (Swedish), Mared, Marged, Megan, Mererid (Welsh)

Categories

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