Try Our Apps


Supposedly vs. Supposably


[mahr-guh-ree-tuh; Italian mahr-ge-ree-tah] /ˌmɑr gəˈri tə; Italian ˌmɑr gɛˈri tɑ/
a female given name, Italian form of Margaret. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Margherita
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • Caterina put out her hand in response to the smile and clasped that of Margherita.

    The Royal Pawn of Venice Mrs. Lawrence Turnbull
  • She mistook it even when she tried to do a kindness to Margherita.

    Romance of Roman Villas Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney
  • He had met and loved Margherita in 1508, six years earlier, and possibly after his engagement to Maria.

    Famous European Artists Sarah K. Bolton
  • Day after day, Margherita had dinned the name of Caponsacchi into the wife's ears.

    Browning's Heroines Ethel Colburn Mayne
  • On the following evening Gerster appeared as "Margherita" in Faust, the house being again crowded from floor to ceiling.

    The Mapleson Memoirs, vol II James H. Mapleson
  • Margherita left the precincts of their convent to join the worshippers in the Duomo.

    Filippo Lippi Paul G. Konody
  • It is even said that his sisters, Clarina and Margherita, rendered efficient aid with manual labour.

  • Margherita at the end of 1458, all the other fugitives followed her example.

    Filippo Lippi Paul G. Konody

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Margherita

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Margherita

Scrabble Words With Friends