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Mary meaning

Name :

Mary

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Gender :
Feminine
Meaning of Mary :

Origin of name Mary :
English
Mary Numerology :
Personality No. 2. People with the name Mary are followers & not leaders. They are docile, sensitive, gentle & kind. They love tranquility. They give in easily. They lack initiative. They like the opposite sex. Person with name Mary having 2 as Personality number give undue importance to family. They are helpful & friendly. They are artistic & imaginative. They are gracious, truthful & straightforward. More Numerology
Pronounciation
of Name Mary :
/MER-ee/ or /MAIR-ee/
Etymology
of Name Mary :
History
of Name Mary :
Popular In :
Spain, France, England, and the USA
Information about the
Name of Mary :
Mary is considered to be the equivalent of the male name John in terms of popularity.
Famous People with
Name Mary :
Mary J. Blige is an R&B singer and Grammy awardee with more than 7 platinum records. Mary Elizabeth Winstead is a movie actress dubbed as the scream queen for her role in horror films like Final Destination 3. Mary Shelley is an English Gothic novelist known for her novels Frankenstein and The Modern Prometheus.
Variant Baby Names of Mary:

Mair, Mal, Malia, Mallie, Mame, Mamie, Manette, Manon, Manya, Mara, Marabel, Marabelle, , Mair, MaireMaryam (Arabic), Miriam (Biblical Hebrew), Mojca (Croatian), Mariya (Bulgarian), Marika (Estonian)

Rhyming Names of Mary: 
Mary with popular Greek Surnames:

Mary Mina,   Mary Samaras,   Mary Miranda,   Mary Costa,   Mary Maria

Popularity Rank :

Mary was ranked top 1 in American in year 1930 and most recently ranked 124 in American in year 2015 More about rank of Mary

Names Similar to Mary :

The feminine name Mary is the English version of Maria, which is the Latin form of the Greek names Maria and Mariam from the New Testament. Both of these names are taken from the Hebrew name Miryam that was from the Old Testament and borne by the sister of Moses. The meaning of the names are not known for sure, but there are a few theories like “rebelliousness”, “sea of bitterness” and “wished for child”. However, the name is more likely to be an Egyptian name that was derived from the element mr “love” or mry “beloved”.

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.

Famous Name Mary

  • Mary Fallis

    a Canadian opera singer.She performs both serious opera and comedic shows as the character Primadonna, a satirical take on popular stereotypes of opera divas.Mary Lou began her education as a singer with her grandmother, Jennie Bouck. She is a graduate of the University of Toronto, and teaches at the University of Western Ontario. Recently she was a judge on Bathroom Divas: So You Want To Be An Opera Star?.

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Mary Name also appears in following Origin(s): Biblical, Egyptian, Latin

Mary also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Australian, Chinese

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  • What does the name Mary mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Drop Of The Sea, Beloved, Star Of The Sea in Greek. Mary also named in American, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Australian, Chinese for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Mary. What does the name Mary mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Mary. History of name and famous personality with Mary will help to update our database and other website users.

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