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Gender: Female Meaning of Margarita: "pearl" Origin of Margarita: Spanish variation of Margaret

The name Margarita is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "pearl". Margarita and is often added to lists like Girl Names Ending with A and discussed in our forums with posts like "How many ____s do you know?".

From the experts:

Margaret has many beautiful international variations, but this one is unfortunately compromised by its association with the popular tequila-and-lime drink. Consider Marguerite instead.

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Famous People Named Margarita

Margarita Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Tsaritsa Consort of Simeon II of Bulgaria
Margarita Carmen Cansino, birth name of actress Rita Hayworth
Margarita Stefanova Popova, Vice President of Bulgaria
Margarita Aleksandrovna Drobiazko, Lithuanian Olympic ice dancer
Margarita Vladimirovna Levieva, Russian-American actress
Margarita Starkevičiūtė, Lithuanian MEP
Margarita Volkovinskaya, birth name of Rita Volk, Uzbek-American actress
Margarita Ibrahimoff, birth name of Rita Wilson, American actress; wife of actor Tom Hanks
Margarita Melikovna Gasparyan, Russian tennis player
Margarita Mamun-Sukhorukova, Russian gymnast
(Maria) Margarita Roxas Moran-Floirendo, Filipina beauty queen and activist; Miss Universe 1973
(Margarita) Mimi Baez Farina, American folk singer, sister of singer Joan Baez
Margarita, Princess of Greece and Denmark, sister of Britain's Prince Philip
Margarita Maria Beatriz, Princess of Bourbon-Parma, Countess of Colorno, granddaughter of Queen Juliana of the Netherlands
Margarita "Peggy" Schuyler Van Rensselaer, sister-in-law of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton
Margarita (born Margarete Alice Thyra Viktoria Marie Louise Scholastica), Princess of Baden, daughter of Berthold, Margrave of Baden; descendant of Queen Victoria
Margarita Elizabeth Rose Alleyne Armstrong-Jones (b. 2004), granddaughter of Princess Margaret; grand-niece Queen Elizabeth II
Sofia Margarita Vergara, Colombian-American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Margarita

Margarita Blankenheim, serial killer and member of criminal organization Pere Noel in "Evillious Chronicles" series
Margarita, character on TV's "Recovery Road"
"The Master and Margarita" Russian novelist Mikhail Bulgakov's masterpeice
Margarita, alcoholic beverage
Margarita "Maggie" Vera, character on CW's "Charmed" reboot

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