Plenty of celebrities have a personal connection to this pearl of a name. The appellation is an offshoot of the Welsh Meg, which comes from Margaret, which comes from the Hebrew word for “pearl.” A classic jewel that lends itself to an air of opulence, grace, and elegance, what little princess wouldn’t want this meaning behind her name? Many celebrities bear variations of the name, including none other than Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, a royal and icon that can inspire any young girl to go after her dreams.
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