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Peggie is a baby name that comes from multiple origins. Peggie is also a given name that was originally taken as a nickname. Keep reading to learn more information about the baby name.

Meaning of the name Peggie:

Greek for “pearl”.

Origin of the name Peggie:

Peggie is a variation of “Peggy”, a name which is a take on “Meggy” that comes from the name “Margaret”. From there, Peggie has Latin and Greek roots. “Margaret” is a name based on the Latin “Margarita”, which then comes from the Greek word “margarites”.

Symbolism of the name Peggie:

The baby name Peggie holds a meaningful connection with pearls, which symbolize wisdom as well as serenity and peace. There is a spiritual relation with pearls in addition to them holding a magical-like quality, which also graces the name Peggie with these traits.

Style of the name Peggie:


Gender of the name Peggie:

Female –The baby name Peggie is generally used as a girl’s name.

Pronunciation of the name Peggie:


Number of syllables in the name Peggie:


Emotion evoked from the name Peggie:

Peggie is a baby name that feels fun and lighthearted.

Alternative spellings for the name Peggie:

  • Peggy

Nicknames for the name Peggie:

  • Peg

Popularity of the name Peggie:

Peggie is a name that fell off the list of the top 1000 baby names in the 1950s. However, based on data from the Social Security Administration, Peggie did land as high as #466 in 1939.

Related names for the name Peggie:

Great middle names for Peggie and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Peggie:

  • Peggie Sampson (Scottish cellist, viola da gambist, educator)
  • Peggie Crombie (Australian modernist painter)
  • Peggie Castle (American actress)

Peggies in movies/pop culture:

Peggie is not a popular baby name choice found in movies, TV, books, and other pop culture areas.

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