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Maggie Meaning


What does Maggie mean?

The name Maggie is of Greek and English origin.

The meaning of Maggie is "pearl".

Maggie is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ma-ggie.

The Given Name Maggie

Maggie is a diminutive of Margaret. See Margaret for further details.

Maggie is quite a valiant name and a welcome find.

A name fit for a child full of a positive vibe and familiarity, a little trailblazer.

Maggie is also great as a middle name.

Maggie falls into the name categories classic, gem or mineral, song.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Maggie Siff, and Maggie Smith.

Maggie Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 292 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,122 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 247 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,281 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Maggie sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Maggie Name Popularity Page.

Maggie Related Names

Maggie is a diminutive of Margaret.

Maggie has the diminutive (nickname) Mag.

Famous Maggies

  • Maggie Gyllenhaal ~ Actress
  • Maggie Siff ~ Actress
  • Maggie Smith ~ Actress

Maggie Numerology

What will your new littleMaggie be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Maggie are often capable and intelligent but most of all they are read more >>

Maggie Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Maggie in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Maggie.

Just for fun, see the name Maggie in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Maggie in Nautical Flags page.