Given Name MARCELLUS

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Roman family name which was originally a diminutive of MARCUS. This was the name of two popes.
VARIANTS: Marcel, Marzell (German), Marcel (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVE: Ceel (Dutch)
FEMININE FORMS: Marcella (Ancient Roman), Marcella (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Martzel (Basque), Marcel (Catalan), Marcel (Czech), Marcel (French), Marcell (Hungarian), Marcello (Italian), Marcel, Marceli (Polish), Marcelo, Marcelinho (Portuguese), Marcel (Romanian), Marcel (Slovak), Marcelo (Spanish)

Categories

currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, popes
Entry updated August 26, 2016