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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Margarita

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  • A submission from Florida, United States says the name Margarita means ""daisy"" and is of Spanish origin.
  • According to a user from New York, United States, the name Margarita is of Spanish origin and means "Daisy".
  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Margarita is of Spanish origin and means "Daisy".
Other origins: Greek

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  1. A cocktail made of tequila and triple sec with lime and lemon juice
Wiktionary

Borrowed from the Latin and Spanish Margarita (“Margaret”).

  1. A female given name.

Margarita was also found in the following language(s): Latvian and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Margarita

Rita Hayworth was an actress and dancer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1931 to 1972. Rita was given the name Margarita Carmen Cansino by her parents Eduardo Cansino, Sr., and Volga Hayworth on October 17th, 1918 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. She breathed her last breath on May 14th, 1987.

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Rita Wilson is an actress, producer, singer, and film producer. She has been prominent since 1972. Rita was given the name Margarita Ibrahimoff on October 26th, 1956 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Margarita Levieva is an actress. She was most active from 2004 to present. Margarita was given the name Margarita Vladimirovna Levieva on February 9th, 1980 in Saint Petersburg. Margarita is also known as Levieva, Margarita Vladimirovna (full name); Левиева, and Маргарита Владимировна (Russian).

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Margarita was born on November 1st, 1995 in Moscow.

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Margarita Moran-Floirendo is a beauty queen. She holds the title Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 1973, Miss Universe 1973, and Binibining Pilipinas. Margarita was given the name Maria Margarita Roxas Moran on September 15th, 1953 in Manila.

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Margarita Louis–Dreyfus is a businesswoman. Margarita was born on July 1st, 1962 in Saint Petersburg.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Margarita

Princess Margarita was royalty. She holds the title Princess consort of Hohenlohe-Langenburg and Princess of Hohenlohe-Langenburg. Princess was born as the child of Prince Andrew of Greece, Denmark, and Princess Alice of Battenberg on April 18th, 1905 in Corfu. She died on April 24th, 1981.

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Bob was born on November 3rd, 1920 in Boston. Bob is also known as Margarita and Henry Robert. He breathed his last breath on July 28th, 2008.

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Salvatore Margarita is a soccer player for the Ascoli Picchio F.C. 1898, S.S. Virtus Lanciano 1924, Venezia F.C., Sorrento Calcio, and Lupa Roma F.C. Salvatore was born on April 29th, 1990 in Maddaloni, Italy.

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How popular is the baby name Margarita in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 5 5 0
1881 7 7 0
1883 6 6 0
1884 11 11 0
1885 7 7 0
1886 16 16 0
1887 8 8 0
1888 9 9 0
1889 15 15 0
1890 14 14 0
1891 19 19 0
1892 21 21 0
1893 21 21 0
1894 24 24 0
1895 22 22 0
1896 22 22 0
1897 32 32 0
1898 23 23 0
1899 30 30 0
1900 35 35 0
1901 30 30 0
1902 27 27 0
1903 40 40 0
1904 51 51 0
1905 40 40 0
1906 53 53 0
1907 49 49 0
1908 50 50 0
1909 56 56 0
1910 60 60 0
1911 70 70 0
1912 85 85 0
1913 100 100 0
1914 103 103 0
1915 130 130 0
1916 138 138 0
1917 153 153 0
1918 185 179 6
1919 190 190 0
1920 259 254 5
1921 274 274 0
1922 246 246 0
1923 280 280 0
1924 275 275 0
1925 285 279 6
1926 306 300 6
1927 312 306 6
1928 327 316 11
1929 349 343 6
1930 318 318 0
1931 302 302 0
1932 255 255 0
1933 219 214 5
1934 251 251 0
1935 261 261 0
1936 263 254 9
1937 245 240 5
1938 252 252 0
1939 235 235 0
1940 261 261 0
1941 260 260 0
1942 280 280 0
1943 307 302 5
1944 260 260 0
1945 292 292 0
1946 362 357 5
1947 375 375 0
1948 460 460 0
1949 498 498 0
1950 535 535 0
1951 501 501 0
1952 520 520 0
1953 555 555 0
1954 575 568 7
1955 554 554 0
1956 520 520 0
1957 597 591 6
1958 576 576 0
1959 532 532 0
1960 497 497 0
1961 543 543 0
1962 539 539 0
1963 527 527 0
1964 550 550 0
1965 498 498 0
1966 563 563 0
1967 533 524 9
1968 537 537 0
1969 526 526 0
1970 506 500 6
1971 515 515 0
1972 460 455 5
1973 469 463 6
1974 494 487 7
1975 488 488 0
1976 507 502 5
1977 479 474 5
1978 455 448 7
1979 421 421 0
1980 458 458 0
1981 481 476 5
1982 464 459 5
1983 451 442 9
1984 406 399 7
1985 396 396 0
1986 438 438 0
1987 368 368 0
1988 403 395 8
1989 464 464 0
1990 541 529 12
1991 578 573 5
1992 532 532 0
1993 529 523 6
1994 511 511 0
1995 457 457 0
1996 465 465 0
1997 468 468 0
1998 394 394 0
1999 367 367 0
2000 377 377 0
2001 360 360 0
2002 333 333 0
2003 289 289 0
2004 259 259 0
2005 269 269 0
2006 276 276 0
2007 244 244 0
2008 229 229 0
2009 209 209 0
2010 168 168 0
2011 165 165 0
2012 144 144 0
2013 145 145 0
2014 132 132 0
2015 125 125 0
2016 134 134 0
2017 125 125 0

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Popularity of Margarita as a first name

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Popularity of Margarita as a last name

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Common last names for Margarita

  • Rodriguez
  • Garcia
  • Martinez
  • Gonzalez
  • Hernandez
  • Perez
  • Rivera
  • Lopez
  • Sanchez
  • Torres
  • Ortiz
  • Morales
  • Diaz
  • Ramos
  • Cruz
  • Ramirez
  • Gomez
  • Flores
  • Santiago
  • Ruiz

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Margarita U.S.
  White 51.12% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 47.75% 16.26%

Of Last Name Margarita

People with the last name Margarita are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Margarita

  • What name lists does Margarita rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Margarita? Margarita is the 1,162nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Margarita was the 101,247th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Margarita have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 39,552 babies born with the first name Margarita in the United States. That's more than enough people named Margarita to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Margarita? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Margarita first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Margarita is Wednesday, April 20th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Margarita born? The highest recorded use of the first name Margarita was in 1957 with a total of 591 babies.
  • Random Margarita Factoid: According to the 1948 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Margarita ranks 77th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, 257 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1948.
  • Weird things about the name Margarita: Your name in reverse order is Atiragram. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gatrmaria. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Margarita? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 178 people with the last name Margarita.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Margarita? Margarita is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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