You are not signed in. Sign in.

Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

Share This Page:

Baby Genders

Alphabetical List

Name Origins

Girl Name: Margery

Name: Margery
Pronunciation: \m(a)-rge-ry, mar-gery\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: French
Related Names: Maisie, Margaret
Sounds Like: Margeret, Margrid, Margrit, Margrett, Margreth, Margrete, Margret, Margred, Margerita, Margarit
Variant forms: Marchery, Marge, Margeree, Margerey, Margerie, Margey, Margi, Margy, Marje, Marjerie, Marjery, Marjie, Marjorey, Marjori, Marjorie, Marjory, Marjy
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 823

Description

Margery \m(a)-rge-ry, mar-gery\ as a girl's name is of French origin. Variant of Marjorie. Brought to England in the 12th century and used somewhat until a late-19th-century revival, mainly as Marjorie. Novelists Margery Allingham, Margery Sharp.

Margery has 17 variant forms: Marchery, Marge, Margeree, Margerey, Margerie, Margey, Margi, Margy, Marje, Marjerie, Marjery, Marjie, Marjorey, Marjori, Marjorie, Marjory and Marjy.

For more information, see also related names Maisie and Margaret.

Baby names that sound like Margery are Margeret, Margrid, Margrit, Margrett, Margreth, Margrete, Margret, Margred, Margerita and Margarit.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Margery.

Popularity

Margery is a very popular first name for women (#823 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

« Previous Name Margert
Next Name » Marget

(top)




No comments yet. Submit yours!



Feel free to comment on this page.

We would like to know what you think about this and publish your thoughts here! (top)

What say you?

  1. You may optionally give a title for this comment.

  2. Worst to best, 1 to 5, what would you rate this one?

  3. The actual content of your comment. No HTML nor whatsoever allowed.

  4. The author of this comment.

  5. 3 + 2 = ?

    Please answer the question by common sense.