What is the meaning of the name Mary?
The name Mary is primarily a female name of Hebrew origin that means Of The Sea/Bitter/Beloved.Mary is the English variant of the Latin name Maria or Greek/Hebrew Miryam.
There is no verified meaning, but it was most likely an ancient Egyptian name from the name elements mry or mr meaning "beloved."
Other theories include the meanings to be "child wished-for" or "sea of bitterness."
Mother of Jesus Christ. Mary Tyler Moore, actress. Mary Pickford, actress. Mary-Louise Parker, actress.
Different Spellings of the name Mary:
People who like the name Mary also like:Charlotte, Lucy, Jane, Grace, Anna, Alice, Elizabeth, Thomas, Andrew, William, Gabriel, Henry, Benjamin, John
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Celebrity Babies with this Name:Sweetie Mary Funk - daughter of Rydel Funk and Capron Funk , born 2022
Stats for the Name Mary
Mary is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
Mary is currently #136 in U.S. births
Potential drawbacks of using the name Mary:
Generated by ChatGPT1. Commonness: Mary is a very common name, which may result in the child having to share their name with many others in their school or community.
2. Lack of uniqueness: Due to its popularity, the name Mary may not provide a sense of individuality or distinctiveness for the child.
3. Potential confusion: With so many individuals named Mary, there could be instances of mistaken identity or mix-ups in various contexts.
4. Cultural associations: The name Mary carries strong religious connotations, particularly in Christian traditions, which may not align with the family's beliefs or cultural background.
5. Historical baggage: Mary has been a popular name for centuries, and as such, it may carry historical associations or stereotypes that some parents might want to avoid for their child.
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Auntie Mary - Harry Belafonte
Just Before Mary Goes - Universal Honey
Mary - Anne O'Meara Heaton
Mary Ellen Makes The Moment Count - a-ha
Mary Hooley - Phranc
Mary Jane - Tumbleweed
Mary Lou - Bob Seger
Mary Lou - Sonata Arctica
Mary Loves the Flowers - Rebecca Riots
Mary Makes Magic - Harry Belafonte
Regarding Mary - Patty Griffin
Sweet Mary of Silence - Mazzy Star
The Nancy & Mary Music - Frank Zappa
Tom and Mary - Ben Folds