Meaning of Marit

Marit is a Norwegian name for girls.
The meaning is `the pearl`
The name Marit is most commonly given to Dutch girls. The chances are 100 times greater that girls are called Marit there.

It is short for:

Grete, Reetta, Reeta, Marge, Maggie, Greet



If it's too long you might use:

Greta, Meta, Meg



What do they use in other countries?

Mart
Marty (English)
Matti (Finnish)
Matty (English)
Marti
Margaretha (German, Scandinavian, Slavic)
Pat (English)
Martine (French, Dutch)
Marte (Scandinavian)
Margje (Dutch)
Marthy
Margot (French)
Mattie (English)
Mette (Danish, Dutch)
Margriet (Dutch)
Margo (French)
Margretha
Margreet
Margrietha
Marth



The name sounds like:

Marita, Mariet, Mart



Similar names are:

Maris, Mari, Marin, Margit, Maria, Marie



See also:

Megan, Peigi, Gretchen, Mamie, Madge, Margie, Greetje, Mette

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