Name: Maris

Origin and Meaning of the Name Maris

  • Meaning:
    Of the Sea
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (MAH riss)
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Miscellaneous Info for Maris

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Latin phrase 'stella maris' meaning "star of the sea", one of the titles of the Virgin Mary.
    It seems to have been used for the first time in the 1920s but has never been frequent.

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