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Gender: Female Pronunciation: moo-gay Meaning of Muguet: "lily" Origin of Muguet: French

The name Muguet is a girl's name of French origin meaning "lily". Muguet and is often added to lists like Gorgeous Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents - Sibsets Version".

From the experts:

One of the few French words/names not attractive to the American ear. It's pronounced moo-gay, not a winner on either syllable. Alternatives: Liliane, Lily, Lilou, Manon.

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Pop Culture References for the name Muguet

Muguet, character in 2005 French film How Much Do You Love Me?
Muguet, "lily of the valley" in French
Muguet, term for a fungal infection of the mouth


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Kew Says:


It's pronounced more like moo-geh. And it means "lily of the valley" - traditionally offered as gifts on May Day / Workers' Day.