Gender Feminine
Scripts Μαρίνα(Greek) Марина(Russian, Bulgarian, Serbian, Macedonian) მარინა(Georgian)
Pronounced Pron. ma-REE-na(Italian, Spanish, German)
mə-REE-nə(Catalan)
mə-REEN-ə(English)
mu-RYEE-nə(Russian)
MA-ri-na(Czech)
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Meaning & History

Feminine form of Marinus. This name was borne by a few early saints. This is also the name by which Saint Margaret of Antioch is known in the Eastern Orthodox Church.

Related Names

VariantsMarijn(Dutch) Marine(Georgian)
DiminutivesMarinella, Rina(Italian) Ina(German) Maren, Marna(Danish) Rina, Rini, Riny(Dutch) Marinka(Croatian) Marinka(Slovene) Marika(Georgian)
Masculine FormsMarino(Italian) Marino(Spanish) Marijn, Marinus(Dutch) Marinos(Greek) Marin(Romanian) Marin(Bulgarian) Marin(Croatian) Marin(Serbian) Marinus(Ancient Roman)
Other Languages & CulturesMarine(Armenian) Maryna(Belarusian) Marine, Marinette(French) Maryna(Polish) Marína(Slovak) Maryna(Ukrainian)
Same SpellingMarína
User SubmissionsMariña, Marina

Popularity

People think this name is

youthful   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Bulgaria: July 17
Croatia: July 20
Czechia: October 10
France: July 20
Greece: July 17
Italy: July 17
Latvia: March 25
Latvia: July 22
Lithuania: June 18
Norway: February 28
Poland: June 18
Russia: March 12
Russia: July 30
Russia: December 29
Spain: July 18
Sweden: November 20

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Entry updated April 25, 2021