Saint. 1045–93, queen consort of Malcolm III of Scotland. Her piety and benefactions to the church led to her canonization (1250). Feast days: June 10, Nov 16
- Margaret Rose
noun 1. 1930–2002, English princess (daughter of George VI; sister of Elizabeth II).
- Margaret of Valois
noun 1. (“Queen Margot”) 1533–1615, 1st wife of Henry IV of France: queen of Navarre; patron of science and literature (daughter of Henry II of France and Catherine de’ Medici). noun 1. 1553–1615, daughter of Henry II of France and Catherine de’ Medici; queen of Navarre (1572) by marriage to Henry of Navarre. The marriage […]
- Margaret thatcher
[thach-er] /ˈθætʃ ər/ noun 1. Margaret (Hilda) 1925–2013, British political leader: prime minister 1979–90. /ˈθætʃə/ noun 1. Margaret (Hilda), Baroness (née Roberts). 1925–2013, British stateswoman; leader of the Conservative Party (1975–90); prime minister (1979–90) n. early 14c. (late 12c. as a surname); agent noun from thatch (v.).
[mahr-gar-ik, -gahr-] /mɑrˈgær ɪk, -ˈgɑr-/ adjective 1. pearly; resembling a pearl. /mɑːˈɡærɪk/ adjective 1. of or resembling pearl adj. 1819, from French margarique (Chevreul), from Greek margaron “pearl” + -ic. Obsolete in science.