Name: March

Origin and Meaning of the Name March

  • Meaning:
    Boundary
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    From the god Mars
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Third month of the year
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (march)
  • Form of:
    Itself (March)
  • Rating:
    Low
    High

Miscellaneous Info for March

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred use of the surname.
    It might come from a local name for someone who lived on the border between two territories; from the Norman French 'march' (boundary).
    It might also be derived from a nickname for someone with some association with the month of March, from the Latin Martius, a derivative of Mars.
    Although masculine in derivation, March is sometimes used for girls.

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