MARIAN (1)
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: MER-ee-ən, MAR-ee-ən   [key]
Meaning & History
Variant of MARION (1). This name was borne in legend by Maid Marian, Robin Hood's love. It is sometimes considered a combination of MARY and ANN.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Maia (Basque), Mariona (Catalan), Madlenka, Maja, Marika (Czech), Maiken, Maja, Majken, Marianne, Mia (Danish), Maaike, Manon, Marianne, Marieke, Mariëtte, Marijke, Marijse, Marike, Mariska, Marita, Meike, Mia, Mieke, Miep, Mies, Ria, Marjan (Dutch), Maarika, Marika (Estonian), Maarika, Maija, Mari, Marianne, Marika, Marita, Maritta, Marjatta, Marjukka, Marjut (Finnish), Manon, Marianne, Marielle, Mariette, Marion, Marise, Mailys, Maylis (French), Maike, Mareike (Frisian), Maja, Mareike, Marianne, Mariele, Marita, Meike, Mia, Mitzi, Ria (German), Mari, Marica, Marika, Mariska (Hungarian), Mæja (Icelandic), Mairenn, Máirín (Irish), Mariella, Marietta, Mimi (Italian), Malle, Molle (Medieval English), Maiken, Maja, Marianne, Mia (Norwegian), Mariazinha (Portuguese), Maryana (Russian), Marita (Spanish), Maritza (Spanish (Latin American)), Maja, Majken, Marianne, Mia, My (Swedish), Mairwen (Welsh)
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