Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. mah-REE-nus(Dutch)

Meaning & History

From the Roman family name Marinus, which derives either from the name MARIUS or from the Latin word marinus "of the sea".

Related Names

DiminutivesRien, Rini, Rinus, Riny(Dutch)
Feminine FormsMarina(Ancient Roman) Marijn, Marina(Dutch)
Other Languages & CulturesMarin(Bulgarian) Marin, Marinko(Croatian) Marin(French) Marinos(Greek) Marino(Italian) Marin(Macedonian) Marin(Romanian) Marin, Marinko(Serbian) Marino(Spanish)


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Entry updated January 22, 2019