Marjorie

Origin/Usage
Greek
EDITOR LISTS
Harry Potter, Old Fashioned
Pronunciation
MAHR-jə-ree
Meaning
Pearl

More info about the name "Marjorie"

Here’s a beautiful name for the little twinkle in your eye. It is a form of Marjorie and means the ‘child of light.’Here’s a beautiful name for the little twinkle in your eye. It is a form of Marjorie and means the ‘child of light.’Marjorie is a diminutive of Margaret. Margaret originates in Greek language and means "pearl". It is derived from the Greek word margarites. One of the most famous bearers of this name is probably the former Conservative Prime Minister of the UK Margaret Thatcher, nicknamed the "Iron Lady". The name has become popular again recently after decrease in usage within the 20th century and currently is one of the most popular feminine given names in the United States.

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'Marjorie' in Movies

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