Martin

Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve

Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #264 in 2013 and #262 in 2014.

Famous People

Martin Lawrence (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Martin Scorsese (Movie Actor), Martin Sheen (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Martin Starr (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Martin Landau (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Martin Van Buren (Politician), Martin Kove (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Martin Milner (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix.

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Latin language-) originally given in honor of a fourth century soldier-saint.

-(last name AAn English habitational -comes from the Middle English language-) for someone who lived near a mere.

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)

In French

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix). Cognate to English Martin.

Meaning(s):

-( male name). Feminine form: Martine.

-(last name patronymic)

In German

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix). Cognate to English Martin.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)

In Swedish

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix). Cognate to English Martin.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Czech

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix). Cognate to English Martin.

Meaning(s):

-( male name). Feminine form: Martina.

In Danish

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix). Cognate to English Martin.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Estonian

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix). Cognate to English Martin.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Finnish

Meaning(s):

-Genitive singular form of '''Martti'''.

In Norwegian

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix). First recorded in Norway ca. 1200. Cognate with English Martin.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Old_French

Origin: From Latin Martinus ‎(“of or like Mars" or "little Mars”), Mars, Martis + -inus (diminutive suffix).

Meaning(s):

-( male name), related to (l en Martin) in Modern English