maggie etymology

English word maggie comes from English -ie, English magpie

Detailed word origin of maggie

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ie English (eng) (occasionally, sometimes, derogatory) Forming nouns signifying the person associated with suffixed noun or verb.. Forming diminutive or affectionate forms of nouns or names.
magpie English (eng) (slang) Fan or member of Newcastle United F.C.. A superficially similar Australian bird, Gymnorhina tibicen or Cracticus tibicen.. One of several kinds of bird in the family Corvidae. Someone who displays a magpie-like quality such as collecting, or committing robbery.. Especially Pica pica.
maggie English (eng) A superficially similar Australian bird, Gymnorhina tibicen or Cracticus tibicen.. One of several kinds of bird in the family Corvidae, especially Pica pica.

Words with the same origin as maggie

Descendants of -ie
anyone auntie barbie birdie blondie bookie brownie cutie doggie girlie hottie junkie movie one rookie someone sweetie un wan yan yen young youth youthful