Given Name MARS

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: MARS (Classical Latin), MAHRZ (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Possibly related to Latin mas "male" (genitive maris). In Roman mythology Mars was the god of war, often equated with the Greek god Ares. This is also the name of the fourth planet in the solar system.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Markos (Ancient Greek), Marcus, Marius, Martinus (Ancient Roman), Marko, Mattin, Matxin (Basque), Mark (Biblical), Markos (Biblical Greek), Marcus (Biblical Latin), Marko, Martin (Bulgarian), Marc, Martí (Catalan), Margh (Cornish), Marijo, Mario, Marko, Martin, Tin (Croatian), Marek, Martin (Czech), Marcus, Marius, Mark, Markus, Martin, Morten (Danish), Maarten, Marco, Marius, Mark, Marten, Martijn, Martinus, Tijn (Dutch), Marcus, Mark, Martin, Martie, Marty (English), Markku, Marko, Markus, Martti, Martin (Finnish), Marc, Marius, Martin (French), Marco, Mario, Marius, Markus, Martin, Merten (German), Marios, Markos (Greek), Maleko (Hawaiian), Márk, Márton, Martin (Hungarian), Máirtín, Marcas (Irish), Marco, Mario, Martino, Tino (Italian), Markuss, Mārtiņš (Latvian), Marijus, Martynas (Lithuanian), Marko, Martin (Macedonian), Martîn (Norman), Marcus, Marius, Mark, Markus, Martin, Morten (Norwegian), Marcin, Marek, Mariusz (Polish), Marco, Marcos, Mário, Martim, Martinho, Marinho, Marquinhos (Portuguese), Marius, Martin (Romanian), Mark, Martin (Russian), Màriu (Sardinian), Marcas (Scottish), Marko (Serbian), Marek, Martin (Slovak), Marko, Martin, Tine, Tinek (Slovene), Marco, Marcos, Mario, Martín (Spanish), Marcus, Mark, Markus, Mårten, Martin (Swedish), Marko, Martyn (Ukrainian), Marc, Martyn (Welsh)

Categories

celestial, gods, mythology, nature, planets, Pokemon characters, red, Sailor Moon characters, sweets, Tales characters, uncertain etymology, war, war deities
Entry updated July 2, 2017