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  1. Margaretnoun

    A female given name from Ancient Greek.

    Margaret shall now be queen, and rule the king;

    Etymology: From the name of a legendary third century saint, from Old French Margaret (French Marguerite), from Latin Margarita, from Ancient Greek μαργαρίτης ( margarítēs , " pearl") , ultimately from an Indo-Iranian source.

  2. Margaretnoun

    A river in southwestern Western Australia, presumed named for a cousin of John Garrett Bussell, founder of Busselton.

    Etymology: From the name of a legendary third century saint, from Old French Margaret (French Marguerite), from Latin Margarita, from Ancient Greek μαργαρίτης ( margarítēs , " pearl") , ultimately from an Indo-Iranian source.

  3. Margaretnoun

    A river in Kimberley, Western Australia, named for its European discoverer's sister-in-law.

    Etymology: From the name of a legendary third century saint, from Old French Margaret (French Marguerite), from Latin Margarita, from Ancient Greek μαργαρίτης ( margarítēs , " pearl") , ultimately from an Indo-Iranian source.

  4. Margaretnoun

    A moon of Uranus, named for a character in Much Ado About Nothing.

    Astronomers discovered nine small moons lying outside the orbit of Oberon between 1997 and 2003.

    Etymology: From the name of a legendary third century saint, from Old French Margaret (French Marguerite), from Latin Margarita, from Ancient Greek μαργαρίτης ( margarítēs , " pearl") , ultimately from an Indo-Iranian source.

Freebase

  1. Margaret

    Margaret is a biweekly Japanese shōjo manga magazine published by Shueisha, primarily for girls from 11- to 15-years -old, although some stories are read by adult women. It was first released as a weekly magazine in 1963. In 2009, the circulation was 154,584. Circulation went down to 95,044 in 2010. When manga serialized in Margaret are collected into tankōbon volumes, they are imprinted by Shueisha under their Margaret Comics imprint. Series from the sister publication Bessatsu Margaret are also under the Margaret Comics imprint.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Margaret

    queen of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, was the daughter of Waldemar IV. of Denmark, whose crown, on his death in 1375, she received in trust for her son Olaf; her husband, Hacon VIII. of Norway, died in 1380, and left her queen; Olaf died 1387, when she named her grand-nephew, Eric of Pomerania, her heir; the Swedes deposed their king next year, and offered Margaret the throne; she accepted it, put down all resistance, and ultimately brought about the Union of Calmar (1397), which provided for the perpetual union of the three crowns; her energy and force of character won for her the title of "Semiramis of the North" (1353-1412).

  2. Margaret

    a simple, innocent girl in Goethe's "Faust," who is the victim of a tragic fatality; Faust meets her as she comes from church, falls in love with her, and seduces her; she slays the infant born, is convicted and condemned to death, and loses her reason; Faust would fain save her, but he is hurried away by Mephistopheles, and she is left to her fate.

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    Song lyrics by margaret -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by margaret on the Lyrics.com website.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Margaret' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2914

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Margaret' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1479

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Margaret in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Margaret in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Margaret in a Sentence

  1. Ursula K. Le Guin:

    Public speaking is done in the public tongue, the national or tribal language; and the language of our tribe is the men's language. Of course women learn it. We're not dumb. If you can tell Margaret Thatcher from Ronald Reagan, or Indira Gandhi from General Somoza, by anything they say, tell me how. This is a man's world, so it talks a man's language.

  2. Patrick Mouratoglou:

    This is the highest pressure anyone can have in life, and on the other side of Australian Margaret Court Australian Margaret Court plays girls who have zero pressure because it is their first final, at some point, Australian Margaret Court will figure out how to deal with Australian Margaret Court.

  3. Jonathan Maitland:

    This guy isn't any old actor, he's like a psychological stalker of Margaret Thatcher, he knows what she had for breakfast the day she won the election ... he's extraordinary.

  4. Margaret Court:

    For me, what I have learned in the last years, is just to look on my side of Margaret Court, trying to play my tennis, play like I practice, and take all the experience that I had from my tournaments, my matches on to the big stage.

  5. Randy Credico:

    This is the crux of it, bringing Margaret Kunstler into it.

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