First name origins & meanings:

  1. Hebrew: Bitter
  2. Greek: A flower; mother of Jesus
  3. Latin: Of the sea
  4. Hebrew: Bitter; rebellion

First name variations: Amar, Amarah, Amaira, Amara, Amarta, Amarys, Dagmara, Dagmarah, Dagmarya, Dagmaryah, Dagmar, Damara, Damar, Damary, Damarylis, Damarys, Damarysa, Damaryss, Dameressa, Dameris, Damiris, Dammeris, Damris, Damriss, Damrissa, Demara, Demaras, Demarys, Demaryse, Demaryss, Demarysse, Joaneil, Joannanette, Joayn, Joenah, Joen, Joenn, Jonni, Joan, Kamara, Kamaarie, Marren, Marrin, Maren, Mary, Marella, Maretta, Mary, Marya, Malia, Ri, Mar, Mary, Mary, Manya, Mara, Maire, Marrion, Mary-Ann, Maryanne, Mar, Marcella, Maree, Mary, Marette, Maretta, Maryeta, Maryetta, Golda, Goldie, Mary Lee, Maryposa, Meris, Marys, Marce, Maressa, Marsie, Marysa, Maryssa, Merisa, Maressa, Merisa, Merrisa, Rissa, Merry, Miriam, Mame, Mamie, Maymie, Mayme, May, Mally, Molly, Polly, Mara, Maretta, Marel, Marella, Maren, Marlo, Meriel, Mimi, Minette, Minnie, Minny, Mitzi, Madonna, Marla, Marya, Muriel, Manon, Manette, Maire, Mare, Marquita, Maure, Mairin, Mair, Maura, Maureen, Moira, Moire, Moya, Muire, Masha, Mairi, Mashia, Mash, Mary, Rosa, Rosie, Rosey, Roz, Rozsi, Rosalie, Rosalee, Rosalia, Rosetta, Rosette, Rosina, Rosena, Rasia, Rois, Rosita, Rosebud, Rosabell, Rosly, Roslin, Rosamund, Rosmund, Rosemonde, Rozamund, Roanee, Roanna, Rosaleen, Rosellen, Roselle, Rosella, Rosemary, Chara, Charo, Rose, Tamarah, Tamar, Tamika, Tamary, Tamara, Amare, Amaree, Amarjit, Amaro, Amarande, Amar, Amard, Amare, Amard, Amaro, Amaru, Amaral, Amaran, Amarco, Amardo, Amaree, Amareh, Amaren, Amares, Amargi, Amarja, Amarok, Amaron, Amaroo, Amaroq, Amarri, Amarsa, Amarth, Amarti, Amarya, Amaraja, Amaraji, Amarand, Amarant, Amarapa, Amarbir, Amarcus, Amardad, Amardev, Amardip, Amardit, Amareet, Amaresh, Amaresa, Amarfis, Amaros, Lamarr, Lemar, Lemarr, Lamair, Lamarre, Larmar, Lamar, Maryano, Maren, Maryn, Marynos, Marynus, Marek, Marc, Marcus, Markus, Marcel, Marceau, Marque, Marco, Marek, Marko, Marus, Markos, Marks, Marx, March, Marquette, Marquis, Marky, Markie, Márk, Markó, Márkus, Markis, Mark, Moritz, Moritza, Moritzio, Maurizio, Tam, Tamerius

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Italian: patronymic from a short form of the medieval personal name Ademaro, Adimaro, derived from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements adal ‘noble’ + mari, meri ‘famous’. In southern Italy, it is more often from a short form of Amari, or a nickname from amaro, amaru, also maru ‘unlucky’.
  2. Italian: patronymic from the personal name Mario.
  3. Catalan (Marí): occupational name from marí ‘mariner’ or nickname for someone who lived by the sea.
  4. Hungarian: from the personal name Mári, a pet form of Márton (see Martin) or Márkus (see Mark), or of the female name Mária (see Maria).
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