Margy

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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How to Pronounce Margy

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Margy

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  • A submission from South Africa says the name Margy means "Pearl (short form of Margaret)" and is of Scottish origin.
Other origins: English

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Margy

Martha Raye was an actress/singer/comedian. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1934 to 1989. Martha was given the name Margy Reed on August 27th, 1916 in Butte, Montana, U.S. She passed away on October 19th, 1994.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1911 5 5 0
1913 9 9 0
1914 6 6 0
1915 17 17 0
1916 13 13 0
1917 27 27 0
1918 19 19 0
1919 13 13 0
1920 24 24 0
1921 36 36 0
1922 41 41 0
1923 53 53 0
1924 44 44 0
1925 36 36 0
1926 41 41 0
1927 55 55 0
1928 46 46 0
1929 74 74 0
1930 57 57 0
1931 36 36 0
1932 36 36 0
1933 39 39 0
1934 42 42 0
1935 29 29 0
1936 38 38 0
1937 40 40 0
1938 25 25 0
1939 37 37 0
1940 29 29 0
1941 21 21 0
1942 49 49 0
1943 43 43 0
1944 29 29 0
1945 26 26 0
1946 25 25 0
1947 22 22 0
1948 33 33 0
1949 27 27 0
1950 16 16 0
1951 25 25 0
1952 17 17 0
1953 11 11 0
1954 17 17 0
1955 22 22 0
1956 13 13 0
1957 12 12 0
1958 24 24 0
1959 22 22 0
1960 13 13 0
1961 20 20 0
1962 17 17 0
1963 12 12 0
1964 8 8 0
1965 7 7 0
1966 7 7 0
1967 5 5 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 6 6 0
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International Interest for Margy

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Margy as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Margy

  • How Popular is the name Margy? Margy is the 8,040th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Margy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,524 babies born with the first name Margy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Margy to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Margy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Margy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Margy is Thursday, February 11th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Margy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Margy was in 1929 with a total of 74 babies.
  • Random Margy Factoid: According to the 1923 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Margy is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1923.
  • Weird things about the name Margy: Your name in reverse order is Ygram. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rgmay. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
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