Margaret Mink in the US

  1. #1,375,240 Margaret Mclane
  2. #1,375,241 Margaret Mcquillan
  3. #1,375,242 Margaret Mcswain
  4. #1,375,243 Margaret Mcveigh
  5. #1,375,244 Margaret Mink
  6. #1,375,245 Margaret Mintz
  7. #1,375,246 Margaret Mulvey
  8. #1,375,247 Margaret Nation
  9. #1,375,248 Margaret Nesmith
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Meaning & Origins

An extremely common given name from the Middle Ages onwards, derived via Old French Marguerite and Latin Margarita from Greek Margarītēs, from margaron ‘pearl’, a word ultimately of Hebrew origin. The name was always understood to mean ‘pearl’ throughout the Middle Ages. The first St Margaret was martyred at Antioch in Pisidia during the persecution instigated by the Emperor Diocletian in the early 4th century. However, there is some doubt about her name, as the same saint is venerated in the Orthodox Church as Marina. There were several other saintly bearers of the name, including St Margaret of Scotland (d. 1093), wife of King Malcolm Canmore and daughter of Edmund Ironside of England. It was also the name of the wife of Henry VI of England, Margaret of Anjou (1430–82), and of Margaret Tudor (1489–1541), sister of Henry VIII, who married James IV of Scotland and ruled as regent there after his death. See also Margery, Marjorie.
60th in the U.S.
Czech: from a reduced form of the personal name Dominik (see Domingo).
5,770th in the U.S.

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