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This is also a wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface.
-- wiswina  12/3/2005
This is a good name for a dog with a fake leg.
-- Taydbug112  1/14/2007
"Peg" is an awesome song by Steely Dan! So I guess the famous bearer is the woman being sung about. ;)
-- Jasmine  3/12/2007
I get why this name comes from Margaret. Peg rhymes with Meg, and Meg is a short form of Margaret.
-- CharlieRob  5/7/2007
Peg Entwistle (1908-1932) was an actress who famously committed suicide by jumping off the Hollywood sign (then Hollywoodland).
-- cateyedsnake  8/25/2007
I've heard of families calling their daughters Peg (for Margaret), because it was tradition to name girls after their mothers. Therefore there would be several Margarets in one family- and several nicknames to differentiate- Maggie, Meg, Peg, Peggy. Since we don't pass on names like that any more, Peg sounds a little odd and outdated.
-- JW41926  5/4/2010

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