Meaning of Mariana
Compound Name Combining Marie And Anne, "bitter Grace."
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Maria means "bitter" and Anna means "grace". Hence, it means "bitter grace".
Esther is the Persian name of Hadassah, the daughter of Abihail, of the tribe of Benjamin. After the death of her parents, Esther was adopted by her cousinMordecai.The name may also be a Hebrew form of the name of the Persian goddess of love, Ishtar.
Mariana Name also appears in following Origin(s): Spanish
Famous Name Mariana
is a Romanian operatic soprano, particularly associated with Mozart and the bel canto repertory.She trained first as violinist at the Cluj-Napoca Conservatory, she then went on a scholarship to the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome, where she studied voice with Jolanda Magnoni, and later had lessons from Rodolfo Celletti and Elisabeth Schwarzkopf in Milan. Upon graduation, she won the Rossini International Voice Competition organized by RAI. She came in contact with conductor Thomas Schippers, who did much to further her career, and invited her to Cincinnati, where she made her operatic debut as Mimi in 1972. She returned to Italy, and appeared at the opera houses of Trieste, Venice, Florence, and Rome. She made her debut at the Metropolitan Opera in 1978, as Violetta (a role she has sung over 200 times around the world). She also appeared in Chicago and San Francisco.