Origin and Meaning of the Name March
Miscellaneous Info for March
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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