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Derived from Margaret.
― Anonymous User  4/4/2021
This is probably one of those names that are heard a lot, but actually not that many people have it. I like it! It's strong, mature, really nice name! Marjorie, beautiful name!
DeeDeeRee  2/16/2021
I pronounce this not really like MAHR-jə-ree so much as MAHR-zhə-ree.
erb816  3/4/2020
Marjorie dates back to 16th century royal house of King Malcolm.
― Anonymous User  6/18/2019
This name sounds gorgeous. It's stunning. I don't know why I love it so much, but it should be more popular. It sounds so cutesy and beautiful at the same time.
Love it. In my top 10.
― Anonymous User  2/23/2019
My friend Rory, spelled with an 'ie' instead of 'y', is actually named Marjorie. I like the name Rory as it is far better than Marj or Marjie.
― Anonymous User  9/23/2018
My mother named me Marjorie which is a very unique and rare name followed by the middle name of Rose which made my name even more beautiful I think. I was named after my aunt and great grandmother.
rosebud8986  9/4/2018
It's a bit dated but it's very pretty. I don't like how it sounds like margarine, though.
kayisforkeen  9/1/2018
Awful. Just Awful.
Curious me  9/1/2018
Mae, May, Mamie, Madge, Marie, Mimi, Miri, Mira and Ree are potential nicknames. I once read "Rory" as a nickname suggestion as well, which I also like. I feel that most nicknames for Mary or Margaret could work for Marjorie.
― Anonymous User  8/29/2018
American illustrator and portrait painter Neysa McMein was born Marjorie Frances McMein.
Missy  7/22/2018
Marjorie Henderson Buell, known professionally as Marge, was the cartoonist who created Little Lulu.
That70sShowGeek  5/24/2018
I love this name, as I do tend to be very fond of most English names beginning with M.
You could call her Margie, Jorie (or Jory? Maybe not this one) or you could maybe get away with nicknaming her Mary.
I love this for all ages, it grows so well.
mememan28  12/14/2017
The name Marjorie was given to 295 girls born in the US in 2016.
More than 99.9 percent of people with the first name Marjorie are female.
― Anonymous User  6/6/2017
Marjorie Jacqueline "Marge" Simpson is a fictional character in the American animated sitcom The Simpsons and part of the eponymous family. She is voiced by Julie Kavner and first appeared on television in The Tracey Ullman Show short "Good Night" on April 19, 1987. Marge was created and designed by cartoonist Matt Groening while he was waiting in the lobby of James L. Brooks' office. Groening had been called to pitch a series of shorts based on Life in Hell but instead decided to create a new set of characters. He named the character after his mother Margaret Groening. After appearing on The Tracey Ullman Show for three seasons, the Simpson family received their own series on Fox, which debuted December 17, 1989.
cutenose  5/24/2017
Marjorie Estiano is a Brazilian actress and singer. She rose to prominence in 2004 playing the role of Natasha in the Rede Globo teen series Malhação. She starred in three telenovelas and was the main antagonist in another two.
cutenose  4/13/2017
Marjorie de Sousa is a Venezuelan model and actress of Portuguese descent. She is worldwide known for her villain roles as Camelia Valente in Venevisión's telenovela Gata Salvaje, as Carol in the Televisa telenovela Mariana de la Noche, as Kendra Ferreti in Televisa's telenovela Amores Verdaderos, as Sofía Ripoll / Sofía Fernández in n Televisa's telenovela Hasta el fin del mundo and recently as Cristina Velez, the lead protagonist of Televisa's latest telenovela, Sueño de amor.
cutenose  1/27/2017
I think Marjorie is a lovely name - but what keeps me from using it is the potential for the nickname Marge, which I think sounds horrid.
― Anonymous User  11/25/2015
Marjorie is an aesthetically pleasing name and I love the meaning "pearl" (from Margaret) and also "flowering herb" (from marjoram). It fits very well into the vintage revival trend without being super popular. It has a long history as a name, which for me is one of the more important requirements. The nickname Jorie is fresh and adorable. I really love Marjorie.
samoan.solstice  10/18/2015
So strong, yet also adorable! I would love to use this as a middle name.
― Anonymous User  6/15/2015
I don't dislike it, but can't help thinking of margarine! XD Still a nice, classic sort of name, though.
IEnjoyTonsOGoodNames  3/26/2015
Marjorie Merriweather Post (Born: March 15, 1887, Died: September 12, 1973) was a leading American socialite and the founder of General Foods, Inc.
― Anonymous User  10/25/2014
I love love love the name Marjorie! It's so cute and pretty and sweet and lovely! :) I don't see what there is not to like! Xoxo.
― Anonymous User  10/25/2014
I like the name Marjorie. It's cute and nice sounding.
KarenAurora  6/1/2014
Although Marjorie is considered an 'old lady' name in the US, its really 1980's in France, where its pronounced 'MAHR-zho-ree'.
bonjour_mon_joli  8/25/2013
The name hasn't completely died out. In 2012, 130 baby girls were given the name Marjorie in the US.
Oohvintage  7/17/2013
My 1-year-old niece is named Marjorie and I severely dislike it. I think the sound of the J is too harsh. Maybe with time it will grow on me.
merari  2/4/2012
This is a lovely name.
Dawson  12/12/2010
Marjorie is a tolerable name, I suppose. In my personal opinion, it reminds me a bit of the horrible "butter" impersonator called "Margarine".
Mari is a cute nickname, if one chooses.
Francesca  6/5/2010
This is my middle name. I much prefer this spelling to "MARGERY". I like (a lot) it as a middle name, but I am glad it isn't my first name, as it took me ages to learn how to spell it.
― Anonymous User  8/3/2009
In one South Park episode, Marjorine was the name Butters used when disguising himself as a girl.
― Anonymous User  5/25/2009
This is definitely a better spelling than Margery, but it sounds just as unpleasant. Somehow this seems like an old-fashioned elitist name, even if it isn't one.
slight night shiver  4/30/2008
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings wrote "The Yearling," a book about a young boy and his pet deer. The edition I have was illustrated by N. C. Wyeth, who also illustrated "Treasure Island."
Elvenscholar  4/23/2008
Marjorie Bouvier-Simpson is character´s name in the TV show "The Simpsons".
Karcoolka  4/6/2007
Marjorie Dawes is the name of the Fat Fighters lady in Little Britain. The name Marjorie sounds like margarine.
― Anonymous User  7/7/2006
Marjorie is my mom's name and I think it's a pretty good name. It's not common, and I think that's good! I like it better than its variant Margery.
ekatz7  6/23/2006
Marjorie Dursley is Harry Potter's uncle's sister. He blows her up when she insults his family.
― Anonymous User  12/20/2005

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