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Name Miriam

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About the name Miriam in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, English, French
Topics:Asteroid 102 Miriam, diameter 83.00 km, period 15.789 years
US 2015 rank:#294     ... 292:Adrianna, 293:Ruth, 294:Miriam, 295:Diana, 296:Mariana ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Mariam, Mariam, Mirian, Mirijam, Mirjam, Myriam, Iria, Lirim, Maria, María     Details
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About Mary, the group of names with the same origin as Miriam

Meaning/translation:maybe bitterness
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin:as the name of Mary, the mother of Jesus, a symbol for pure and deep love
 the meaning of the name is disputed; maybe it means bitterness
 another possibility is an Egyptian origin with the name derived from mry (beloved)
 Maria is the Greek/Latin original form, Mirjam the older Aramaic/Hebrew form
 probably the most often used Christian female name
Words:mirjam = the bitterness  Aramaic
 mry = the beloved  Egyptian
Topics:Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Maria Germany 1998,  1:María Madrid 1998,  1:Marie Germany 2009,  1:Mary England+Wales 1914,  1:Marija Macedonia 2011,  1:Mariana Colombia 2011,  1:Mia Germany First 2015,  1:Mária Hungary 2014,  1:Mía Puerto Rico 2014,  2:Manon France 2003
Somehow related to:Mariano/Mariana, Marielena, Marlene
Old/original forms:Maria Latin, Mariam Old Greek, Mariamne Hebrew, Mirjam Aramaic
Name variants:Maaike, Maï, Maija, Maika, Maike, Maiken, Máire, Mairi, Máirín, Majken, Maleah, Malia, Maliah, Mamie, Manca, Manja, Manon, Mara, Maraike, Marei, Mareika, Mareike, Mareile, Mari, Mari, Maria, María, Mária, Mariah, Mariam, Mariam, Marian, Mariana, Mariane, Marica, Marie, Marieke, Mariel, Mariela, Mariele, Mariell, Mariella, Marielle, Marietta, Mariette, Marija, Marijke, Marika, Marike, Marilyn, Mariola, Marion, Mariona, Marisa, Marishka, Mariska, Marissa, Marita, Maritta, Maritza, Mariya, Mariya, Mariyah, Mariyka, Marja, Marja, Marjatta, Marjet, Marusa, Marusha, Marushka, Mary, Marya, Maryam, Masa, Mascha, Masha, Maureen, May, Meeri, Meike, Meriem, Merjem, Mery, Meryem, Mhairi, Mia, Mía, Miah, Mie, Mieke, Mija, Mimi, Mimmi, Minnie, Miriam, Mirijam, Mirja, Mirjam, Miya, Moira, Mollie, Molly, Monja, Moyra, Myah, Myriam, Myrjam, Polly, Ria, Riana   Sortable list   Details
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AustriaGraph2014 302013 35,  2012 37,  2011 33,  2010 41,  2009 32,  2008 31,  2007 31,  2006 42,  2005 41,  2004 42,  1999 63
Italy 2014 38
MexicoGraph2011 97,  2010 88,  2009 752008 78
NorwayGraph2015 123,  2014 180,  2013 151,  2012 130,  2011 124,  2010 115,  2009 103,  2008 112,  2004 84,  2003 85,  2002 85,  2001 812000 91,  1999 95,  1997 98
PortugalGraph2015 422014 50,  2012 49
SpainGraph2015 93,  2014 78,  2013 74,  2012 63,  2011 60,  2010 53,  2009 49,  2008 44,  2007 43,  2006 43
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 2861980-1989 321
USA yearlyGraph2015 294,  2014 305,  2013 292,  2012 314,  2011 342,  2010 304,  2009 306,  2008 305,  2007 294,  2006 286,  2005 282,  2004 274,  2003 282,  2002 283,  2001 292,  2000 280,  1999 299,  1998 307,  1997 314,  1996 288,  1995 286,  1994 274,  1993 268
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