Gender / Sex: girl
Related Names: Magnolia
Sounds Like: Meggie, Madge, Meggi
Variant forms: Magali, Maggey, Maggi, Maggy, Magli, Maguy
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 337
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 62201
Maggie \m(a)-ggie\ as a girl's name is pronounced MAG-ee. It is of English origin. Short form of Margaret (Greek) "pearl". Used as an independent name in the late 19th century. Popular now due to revival of interest in "old-fashioned" names. Dance impresario Maguy Marin; actresses Maggie Smith, Maggie Gyllenhaal.
Maggie has 6 variant forms: Magali, Maggey, Maggi, Maggy, Magli and Maguy.
For more information, see also the related name Magnolia.
Baby names that sound like Maggie are Meggie, Madge and Meggi.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Maggie.
Maggie is a very popular first name for women (#337 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for both men and women (#62201 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)