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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. MAHR-gah-reh-tah(Finnish)
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Meaning & History

Finnish and Estonian variant form of MARGARET.

Related Names

VariantsMaarit, Margareta, Marketta(Finnish) Maret, Margit(Estonian)
DiminutivesReeta, Reetta(Finnish) Mare, Reet(Estonian)
Other Languages & CulturesRetha(Afrikaans) Margarid, Margarit(Armenian) Marharyta(Belarusian) Margarita(Bulgarian) Margarida(Catalan) Margareta(Croatian) Markéta(Czech) Grete, Grethe, Margareta, Margarethe, Margit, Margrethe, Merete, Meta, Mette, Rita(Danish) Greet, Greetje, Griet, 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) Maisie, Maisy(English (British)) Margaux, Margot, Marguerite(French) Margarida(Galician) Greta, Gretchen, Grete, Gretel, Margareta, Margarete, Margaretha, Margarethe, Margit, Margrit, Meta, Rita(German) Margarita(Greek) Margalit, Margalita(Hebrew) Gitta, Gréta, Margaréta, Margit, Rita(Hungarian) Gréta, Margrét(Icelandic) Mairéad(Irish) Greta, Margherita, Rita(Italian) Margarita(Late Roman) Margarita, Rita(Latvian) Greet, Margreet(Limburgish) Greta, Margarita, Rita(Lithuanian) Margaid, Paaie(Manx) Meggy(Medieval English) Grete, Grethe, Margareta, Margit, Margrete, Margrethe, Marit, Marita, Meta, Mette, Rita(Norwegian) Margarida(Occitan) Gosia, Greta, 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) Marharyta(Ukrainian) Mared, Marged, Megan, Mererid(Welsh)

Name Days

Estonia: July 13

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