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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 Tietz
is a former East German handball player who competed in the 1976 Summer Olympics and in the 1980 Summer Olympics.
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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