Name: Marilla

Origin and Meaning of the Name Marilla

  • Meaning:
    Bitter
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Latinate form of Mary
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ma RIL a)
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Miscellaneous Info for Marilla

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Marilla is derived from Maria. Marilla Cuthbert is a character in the book 'Anne of Green Gables' by L.M. Montgomery.

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