Margit

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish and Norwegian Margit.

Proper noun[edit]

Margit

  1. A female given name.

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish and Hungarian Margit.

Proper noun[edit]

Margit

  1. A female given name.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hungarian, Norwegian and Swedish Margit.

Proper noun[edit]

Margit

  1. A female given name.

Hungarian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɒrɡit/
  • Hyphenation: Mar‧git

Proper noun[edit]

Margit

  1. A female given name. Cognate to Margaret.

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A medieval variant of Margareta.

Proper noun[edit]

Margit

  1. A female given name.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A vernacular form of Margareta. First recorded in Sweden around 1400.

Proper noun[edit]

Margit

  1. A female given name.

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 21 041 females with the given name Margit living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1910s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.