Miriam

Colors Related to this Name: Red

Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #289 in 2013 and #305 in 2014.

Famous People

Miriam Shor (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Miriam Flynn (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Miriam Hopkins (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Miriam Byrd Nethery (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Miriam Cooper (Movie Actress), Miriam Seegar (Movie Actress), Miriam Snitzer (Movie Actress), Miriam Wolfe (Movie Actress,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Hebrew מִרְיָם (Miryam), possibly from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), bitter, from a root מר (MR) meaning "to be bitter". The meaning of this name which is the Old Testament equivalent of Mary has been debated for centuries. Some other explanations are mutiny / rebellion / disobedience from a root מרי.

Meaning(s):

-Sister of Moses and Aaron, and the daughter of Amram and Jochebed.

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

In Spanish

Meaning(s):

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

In German

Meaning(s):

-( female name), variant of Mirjam.

In Dutch

Meaning(s):

-( female name), variant of Mirjam.

In Swedish

Meaning(s):

-( female name), variant of Mirjam.

In Czech

Meaning(s):

-( female name), related to Miriam.

In Danish

Meaning(s):

-( female name), variant of Mirjam.

In Norwegian

Meaning(s):

-( female name), variant of Mirjam.

In Portuguese

Meaning(s):

-(Miriam) (female)