Given Name MARTINA

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: mar-TEE-na (German, Italian, Spanish), mər-TEE-nə (Catalan), mahr-TEEN-ə (English), mahr-TEE-nah (Dutch)  [details]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of Martinus (see MARTIN). Saint Martina was a 3rd-century martyr who is one of the patron saints of Rome.
VARIANT: Martine (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVES: Ina (German), Tina (Italian), Tina (Croatian), Tina (Slovene), Ina, Martie, Tina (English), Ina (Swedish), Ina, Maartje, Tina, Tineke (Dutch)
MASCULINE FORMS: Martin (German), Martino (Italian), Martín (Spanish), Martí (Catalan), Martin (Czech), Martin (Slovak), Martin (Croatian), Martin (Slovene), Márton (Hungarian), Martin (English), Mårten, Martin (Swedish), Maarten, Marten, Martijn (Dutch), Martinus (Ancient Roman)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Martine (French), Ina (Limburgish), Martine (Norwegian), Martyna (Polish)


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Entry updated August 16, 2017