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Name Markus

Meaning:dedicated to Mars (the Roman god of war)Tools:

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About the name Markus in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German
US 2015 rank:#865     ... 863:Marley, 864:Zavier, 865:Markus, 866:Justus, 867:Reyansh ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Marcus, Marius, Markos, Markuss, Darius, Magnus, Magnús, Maks, Marcas, Marcos     Details
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About Mark/Marcella, the group of names with the same origin as Markus

Meaning/translation:dedicated to Mars (the Roman god of war)
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:one of the few classical Roman given names (praenomen)
 this name was traditionally given to boys born in the month of March
 known from Saint Mark, evangelist (author of the second Gospel)
Topics:New Testament, Roman given name, Roman mythology
Variants' top ranks:2:Marco Switzerland/German 1997,  2:Mark England+Wales 1974,  2:Marc Belgium 2013,  2:Marko Montenegro 2011,  2:Markuss Latvia 2014,  5:Markus Germany/West 1980,  6:Marcos Madrid 2005,  9:Marcus Sweden 1998,  9:Márk Hungary 2005,  10:Marek Poland 2012
Somehow related to:Marcel, Marcio/Marcia, Mars, Martin/Martina
Old/original forms:Marcus Latin, Martkos Latin
Name variants:Marcela, Marcella, Marcelle, Marc, Marcas, Marco, Marcos, Marcus, Marek, Mark, Márk, Markel, Markell, Markku, Marko, Márkó, Markos, Markus, Markuss, Marlin, Marlon   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
AustriaGraph2011 59,  2010 47,  2009 46,  2008 43,  2007 38,  2006 39,  2005 39,  2004 36,  1999 19
Austria prevalence 2015 22
EstoniaGraph2015 11,  2014 11,  2013 5,  2012 5
Finland prevalence 2014 22
Germany prevalence 2005 49
NorwayGraph2015 24,  2014 18,  2013 40,  2012 31,  2011 32,  2010 21,  2009 24,  2008 23,  2007 21,  2006 27,  2005 16,  2004 21,  2003 21,  2002 19,  2001 15,  2000 16,  1999 14,  1998 141997 18
Switzerland prevalence 2013 9
USA decades 1990-1999 542
USA yearlyGraph2015 865,  2014 737,  2013 796,  2012 824,  2011 689,  2010 682,  2009 643,  2008 683,  2007 689,  2006 635,  2005 706,  2004 634,  2003 655,  2002 654,  2001 661,  2000 624,  1999 604,  1998 631,  1997 568,  1996 588,  1995 543,  1994 5081993 528
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