Given Name MACARIO

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Spanish
PRONOUNCED: ma-KA-ryo   [details]

Meaning & History

Spanish form of the Latin name Macarius, derived from the Greek name Μακαριος (Makarios), which was in turn derived from Greek μακαρ (makar) meaning "blessed, happy". This was the name of several early saints.
FEMININE FORM: Macaria
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kari (Finnish), Macarius, Makarios (Late Greek), Makar, Makari, Makariy (Russian)