Marjorie

Marjorie - A very unique female name



  Apr 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Marjorie, meaning pearl, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #68. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Marjorie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Marjorie? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Marjorie. The baby girl name Marjorie was given to 76 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1672 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 18,595 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Marjorie peaked in popularity 98 years ago in 1921 on position 16.



Famous with this name

Marjorie Reynolds
Marjorie Rambeau
Marjorie Woodworth


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Rating: 3/5 (3 people)


Marjorie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Marjorie is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #655 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,701.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Marjorie is where you live.


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Marjorie origin and meaning

Marjorie is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means pearl. To see famous people named Marjorie, pop culture references for the name Marjorie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Marjorie

We've found the following names that sound similar to Marjorie, sorted by popularity.

Margaret / Marguerite / Margarita / Margery / Marjory / Margret / Margarette / Margarett / Maricruz / Margaretta /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121672
20111805
20101719
20091736
20081740
20071821
20061720
20051792
20041428
20031631
20021898
20011853
20001842
19991771
19981298
19971409
19961315
1995976
19941015
19931059
1992865
1991869
1990900
1989765
1988761
1987732
1986666
1985709
1984662
1983600
1982552
1981558
1980568
1979555
1978523
1977501
1976514
1975471
1974456
1973442
1972425
1971392
1970371
1969352
1968321
1967304
1966301
1965279
1964257
1963247
1962233
1961238
1960235
1959215
1958216
1957210
1956187
1955176
1954159
1953143
1952141
1951128
1950121
1949116
1948110
1947106
1946106
194594
194485
194378
194273
194171
194064
193960
193853
193757
193649
193546
193439
193340
193237
193134
193032
192930
192829
192725
192622
192521
192417
192316
192216
192116
192024
191933
191834
191735
191637
191539
191445
191348
191256
191159
191068

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts655
Georgia1019
New York1242
Virginia1281
North Carolina1310
California1479
Pennsylvania1522
Texas1701

Even more about Marjorie


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Marjorie a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Marjorie?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1921
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Marjorie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 18,595
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +76

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