Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. mahr-TEE-nuys(Dutch)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Original Latin form of Martin. This is also the official Dutch form of the name, used on birth certificates but commonly rendered Maarten or Marten in daily life.

Related Names

VariantsMaarten, Marten, Martijn(Dutch)
DiminutivesMart, Tijn(Dutch)
Feminine FormMartina(Ancient Roman)
Other Languages & CulturesMattin, Matxin(Basque) Martin(Bulgarian) Martí(Catalan) Martin, Tin(Croatian) Martin(Czech) Martin, Morten(Danish) Martin, Martie, Marty(English) Martin, Mart(Estonian) Martti, Martin(Finnish) Martin(French) Martin, Merten(German) Márton, Martin(Hungarian) Máirtín(Irish) Martino, Tino(Italian) Mārtiņš, Mārcis, Martins(Latvian) Martynas(Lithuanian) Martin(Macedonian) Martyn(Manx) Martîn(Norman) Martin, Morten(Norwegian) Marcin(Polish) Martim, Martinho(Portuguese) Martin(Romanian) Martin(Russian) Martin(Serbian) Martin(Slovak) Martin, Tine, Tinek(Slovene) Martín(Spanish) Mårten, Martin(Swedish) Martyn(Ukrainian) Martyn(Welsh)



Entry updated April 16, 2019