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Marion Name Meaning

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Meaning of Marion

Bitter
Star Of The Sea

Marion Name Origin

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Marion name origin
The name Marion derives as an Old French variation of Marie or Mary meaning 'star of the sea.' Marion originated during the Middle Ages. However, the name later became a given name in its own right. Marion in Gaelic is Muireall meaning 'sea bright.' The name has also been utilized as a pet version of Margaret.
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The name Marion derives as an Old French variation of Marie or Mary meaning 'star of the sea.' Marion originated during the Middle Ages. However, the name later became a given name in its own right. Marion in Gaelic is Muireall meaning 'sea bright.' The name has also been utilized as a pet version of Margaret. Marion's origin is French. The first name is taken from the French surname which is itself of the same etymology as the first name Marion. This derivation was probably first used in honor of the American Revolutionary War general FrancisMarion (1732-1795)
Marion Name also appears in following Origin(s): Hebrew, Hawaiian, French, Latin, French, Latin, Gaelic
Marion also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Chinese, Danish
Famous Name Marion
Marion Rowan
known as Ellis Rowan was an Australian naturalist and well known illustrator.Marion, the daughter of Charles and Marian Ryan, was born at Killam, one of her father's stations in Victoria. She was educated at Miss Murphy's private school in Melbourne, and in 1873 married Captain Charles Rowan, who had fought in the New Zealand wars. Her husband was interested in botany and he encouraged her to paint wild flowers. She had had no training but working conscientiously and carefully in water-colour; her work is noted for being botanically informative as well as artistic. Rowan returned to Melbourne in 1877, and for many years travelled in Australia painting the flora of the country, at times in the company of her painting companion, Margaret Forrest. She published in 1898 A Flower-Hunter in Queensland and New Zealand, largely based on letters to her husband and friends.
Ãva Marion
is a French sprint canoer who competed in the 1950s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, she earned her best finish of eighth in the K-1 500 m event at Melbourne in 1956.
 
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