Maria

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #112 in 2013 and #115 in 2014.

Famous People

Maria Sharapova (Tennis Player), Maria Bello (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Maria Bamford (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Maria Thayer (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Maria Dizzia (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Maria Pitillo (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Maria Lark (TV Actress), Maria Ford (Movie Actress,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Meaning(s):

-A Dravidian language spoken in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh provinces in India.

-A Papuan language spoken in Papua New Guinea.

-( female name -comes from the Hebrew language-).

In French

Origin: From Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים (Miryām). A Latinate variant of the vernacular French Marie.

Meaning(s):

-( female name)

In German

Origin: From Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים (Miryām).

Meaning(s):

-(dated) ( male name)(non-gloss definition, used after another first name Occidental as a middle name), especially by Catholics.)

-( female name)

In Swedish

Origin: From Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים (Miryām). First recorded in Sweden in 1344.

Meaning(s):

-( female name)

In Danish

Origin: From Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים (Miryām). A Latinate variant of the vernacular Danish Marie.

Meaning(s):

-Mary (Biblical character)

-( female name)

In Estonian

Origin: From Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים (Miryām). A Latinate variant of Maarja.

Meaning(s):

-( female name)

In Faroese

Meaning(s):

-( female name)

In Finnish

Origin: From Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים (Miryām).

Meaning(s):

-( female name)

In Hawaiian

Origin: From the 19th century translation of the Bible into Hawaiian, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים (Miryām).

Meaning(s):

-( female name -comes from the the Bible language-) used in the 19th century (but possibly pronounced like ''Malia'')

In Italian

Meaning(s):

-Mary; Miriam (biblical figures)

-( female name), ''related with English Mary''.

In Latin

Origin: From Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים ‎(maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים ‎(miryám).

Meaning(s):

-Mary (mother of Jesus)

-( female name)

In Norman

Meaning(s):

-( female name -nor).

In Norwegian

Origin: From Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים (Miryām). Recorded as a given name in Norway since the Middle Ages.

Meaning(s):

-( female name)

In Old_Saxon

Meaning(s):

-A female first name.

-(biblical character) Mary.

In Polish

Meaning(s):

-( female name), related to Mary

In Portuguese

Origin: From Old Portuguese Maria, from Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία ‎(María), Μαριάμ ‎(Mariám), from Aramaic מרים ‎(Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים ‎(Miryām).

Meaning(s):

-( female name no1), related to the English name Mary.