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Gender: Female Origin of Midge: Diminutive of Michelle or Margaret

The name Midge is a girl's name . Midge and is often added to lists like Crazy Nicknames for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

Sixties-style nickname meant to be cute but really belittling. Your girl deserves more.

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Famous People Named Midge

Margaret "Midge" Costanza, American political adviser and activist
Marjorie Katherine "Midge" Gladman, American tennis player
Marjorie "Midge" Osterlund Rendell, U.S. federal judge
Midge Rosenthal Decter, American journalist and author
Virginia Louise "Midge" Williams, American jazz singer
Midge Gillies, British journalist and biographer
Margaret Rose "Midge" MacKenzie, British film director
Agnes Theresa "Midge" Turk Richardson, American nun, educator and magazine editor
Margaret "Midge" Purce, American soccer player

Pop Culture References for the name Midge

Midge Klump, character on TV's "Riverdale"
Midge Daniels, character on TV's "Mad Men"
Midge Pinciotti, character on "That 70's Show"
Midge Hadley, Mattel fashion doll, Barbie's best friend
Midge Hardcastle, character in "The Hollow" by Agatha Christie
Miriam "Midge" Maisel, character on TV's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"
Midge, Moe's nickname for Marge on TV's "The Simpsons'