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Meaning & History

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


ocean, surnames, water
Entry updated August 31, 2007   Contribute