Mary name meaning
Babynology >> Greek Baby Names >> Meaning of name Mary
 

Mary Name Meaning

Name

Mary

   

Meaning of Mary

Sea Of Bitterness

Mary Name Origin

Greek
Mary name origin
Variant of Miriam.
Your Opinion About Mary Name
Cute Name
Unique Name
Popular Name
More About Greek Name : Mary
Mary is of Latin origin, and its meaning is "star of the sea". Saint Jerome associated the Virgin's name with the Latin phrase "stella maris". Other possible meanings are (Hebrew) "wished-for child; rebellion; sea of bitterness". Variant of Miriam. However it was most likely originally an Egyptian name, perhaps derived in part from mry "beloved" or mr "love".

This was the name of several New Testament characters, most importantly Mary the virgin mother of Jesus, and Mary Magdalene. .
Variant of Miriam. Originally a Middle English Anglicized form of the French Marie, derived from the Latin Maria, and ultimately from the Hebrew name of uncertain origin Miryam.This is the New Testament form of Miriam, which St. Jerome derives from elements meaning 'd Name is an anglicized form of name Maria Which is derived from the Hebrew name Miryām means Sea of bitterness.It has several means included rebelliousness, wished for child, beloved lady etc. Mary was the name of the Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus Christ, who has been a subject of cult from earliest times.The name, borne in the Bible by the virgin mother of Jesus, has become one of the most enduringly popular names in the Christian world.
Mary Name also appears in following Origin(s): Biblical, Egyptian, Latin
Mary also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Australian, Chinese
Famous Name Mary
Mary Wilson
is an American singer best known as a member of the Motown soul and pop group The Supremes. Wilson was the only Supreme who remained in the group from the time it was formed in 1959, as The Primettes, until the very end, when the group was disbanded in 1977. The Supremes (Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, and later, Cindy Birdsong along with Mary Wilson) enjoyed twelve US number-one hit records.
 
Contemporary or Traditional
Although trendy and fashionable names for baby girls abound, there is surely a paucity of trendy names for baby boys. For baby girls, we have such trendy and fashionable names such as Alexis from the television soap opera "Dynasty, Ashley from the singer Ashley Judd... More..
 

Greek Girl Names

Amazing Origins of Baby Names
In most parts of the world, baby name origins have a clear-cut history, track record and rationale. Before we tell you more about baby name origins and how little ones are endowed with their primary identity, Let us share a few facts....More..
 
List of Greek baby names, Greek baby boy names (male), girl names (female) & Greek names meanings has been compiled from various resources. Please use this list of Greek baby names only for reference/idea to name your kid/child. Database of baby names has been compiled from various references and suggestions provided by our web site visitors and resources partners.
Meaning of Mary in Greek origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.