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Marie

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Of the Sea or Bitter
  • #115 All Time
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4.1m Mary (Hebrew)
539k Maria (Latin)
19k Mara (Hebrew)
19k Maura (Irish)
15k Mari (Hebrew)
7k Moira (Scottish)
1k Maree (American)
< 1k Maire (Irish)
< 1k Miri (Hebrew)
< 1k Mare (English)
< 1k Mairi (Scottish)
< 1k Meria (American)

How popular is the name "Marie" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 471 471 0 #55 girl name
1881 499 499 0 #54 girl name
1882 591 591 0 #53 girl name
1883 622 622 0 #53 girl name
1884 746 746 0 #49 girl name
1885 890 885 5 #42 girl name
1886 988 988 0 #44 girl name
1887 994 994 0 #43 girl name
1888 1,266 1,258 8 #40 girl name
1889 1,444 1,436 8 #30 girl name
1890 1,572 1,563 9 #28 girl name
1891 1,605 1,596 9 #28 girl name
1892 2,072 2,066 6 #21 girl name
1893 2,222 2,212 10 #19 girl name
1894 2,656 2,649 7 #10 girl name
1895 3,020 3,011 9 #9 girl name
1896 3,094 3,087 7 #9 girl name
1897 3,090 3,078 12 #9 girl name
1898 3,445 3,435 10 #9 girl name
1899 3,165 3,156 9 #8 girl name
1900 3,873 3,856 17 #9 girl name
1901 3,169 3,157 12 #7 girl name
1902 3,438 3,423 15 #8 girl name
1903 3,479 3,469 10 #7 girl name
1904 3,603 3,595 8 #7 girl name
1905 3,652 3,643 9 #9 girl name
1906 3,705 3,690 15 #11 girl name
1907 3,895 3,879 16 #10 girl name
1908 4,096 4,076 20 #10 girl name
1909 4,315 4,301 14 #9 girl name
1910 4,809 4,790 19 #9 girl name
1911 5,036 5,017 19 #9 girl name
1912 6,662 6,642 20 #10 girl name
1913 7,389 7,352 37 #10 girl name
1914 8,858 8,829 29 #10 girl name
1915 11,398 11,362 36 #11 girl name
1916 11,712 11,682 30 #12 girl name
1917 11,840 11,813 27 #12 girl name
1918 12,613 12,587 26 #12 girl name
1919 12,047 12,010 37 #12 girl name
1920 12,776 12,745 31 #13 girl name
1921 12,537 12,500 37 #14 girl name
1922 11,944 11,912 32 #14 girl name
1923 11,543 11,507 36 #14 girl name
1924 11,615 11,580 35 #14 girl name
1925 10,965 10,930 35 #16 girl name
1926 10,683 10,628 55 #18 girl name
1927 10,359 10,314 45 #20 girl name
1928 9,331 9,291 40 #21 girl name
1929 9,203 9,158 45 #22 girl name
1930 8,458 8,425 33 #26 girl name
1931 7,588 7,544 44 #27 girl name
1932 6,946 6,911 35 #31 girl name
1933 6,268 6,236 32 #33 girl name
1934 6,361 6,325 36 #34 girl name
1935 6,325 6,295 30 #33 girl name
1936 6,167 6,131 36 #33 girl name
1937 6,109 6,074 35 #35 girl name
1938 5,991 5,960 31 #37 girl name
1939 5,924 5,889 35 #37 girl name
1940 5,569 5,544 25 #41 girl name
1941 6,183 6,150 33 #42 girl name
1942 6,591 6,556 35 #43 girl name
1943 6,009 5,980 29 #45 girl name
1944 5,321 5,294 27 #48 girl name
1945 5,103 5,082 21 #49 girl name
1946 5,775 5,759 16 #54 girl name
1947 6,074 6,059 15 #57 girl name
1948 5,803 5,785 18 #60 girl name
1949 5,316 5,309 7 #67 girl name
1950 5,238 5,226 12 #72 girl name
1951 5,056 5,046 10 #78 girl name
1952 4,985 4,970 15 #82 girl name
1953 4,970 4,955 15 #86 girl name
1954 5,329 5,315 14 #79 girl name
1955 4,941 4,923 18 #92 girl name
1956 4,811 4,794 17 #96 girl name
1957 4,875 4,861 14 #98 girl name
1958 4,509 4,489 20
1959 4,695 4,677 18
1960 4,739 4,723 16
1961 4,362 4,344 18
1962 4,038 4,021 17
1963 4,024 4,006 18
1964 3,800 3,788 12
1965 3,503 3,486 17
1966 3,091 3,083 8
1967 2,757 2,737 20
1968 2,385 2,374 11
1969 2,256 2,247 9
1970 2,208 2,187 21
1971 2,026 2,006 20
1972 1,777 1,763 14
1973 1,637 1,620 17
1974 1,527 1,511 16
1975 1,649 1,630 19
1976 1,778 1,764 14
1977 1,927 1,910 17
1978 1,871 1,861 10
1979 1,902 1,879 23
1980 1,954 1,945 9
1981 2,002 1,985 17
1982 1,947 1,921 26
1983 1,771 1,749 22
1984 1,608 1,585 23
1985 1,529 1,507 22
1986 1,546 1,523 23
1987 1,519 1,495 24
1988 1,448 1,434 14
1989 1,391 1,376 15
1990 1,356 1,340 16
1991 1,277 1,263 14
1992 1,169 1,164 5
1993 1,052 1,052 0
1994 919 919 0
1995 853 853 0
1996 817 811 6
1997 790 790 0
1998 790 790 0
1999 823 823 0
2000 785 785 0
2001 722 722 0
2002 684 684 0
2003 567 567 0
2004 599 599 0
2005 590 590 0
2006 516 516 0
2007 549 549 0
2008 563 563 0
2009 536 536 0
2010 514 514 0
2011 479 479 0
2012 512 512 0
2013 504 504 0
2014 523 523 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Marie? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 536,748 babies born with the name Marie in the United States. That's more than enough Maries to occupy the country of Suriname with an estimated population of 534,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 471 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Marie" was in 1920 with a total of 12,745 babies. (That's a lot of baby Maries)

According to the 1945 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Marie" ranks #49 in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 46 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1945. Across the entire United States a total of 5,103 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Marie popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Marie" mean? The list below shows the origins of Marie as well as things modernly associated with the name Marie such as celebrities named Marie.

French

Origin and Meaning of Marie

The name "Marie" is of French origin, and it means "Of the Sea or Bitter". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Marie Curie

Marie was born in 1867 as Maria Salomea Sklodowska in Warsaw, Kingdom of Poland, then part of Russian Empire.

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Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich is an actress/singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1919 to 1984. Marlene was born in 1901 as Marie Magdalene Dietrich in Schoneberg, Province of Brandenburg, German Empire.

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Marie Osmond

Marie Osmond is a singer, actress, and film screenwriter specializing in country and pop music. Marie was born in 1959 as Olive Marie Osmond.

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Dionne Warwick

Dionne Warwick is a singer and actress specializing in gospel, R&B, adult contemporary, and pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1962 to present. Dionne was born in 1940 as Marie Dionne Warrick in East Orange, New Jersey.

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Marie Serneholt

Marie Serneholt is a musical artist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1998 to present. Marie was born in 1983 in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Marie Gillain

Marie Gillain is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1991 to present. Marie was born in 1975 in Liege, Belgium.

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Alternative Meanings

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Your name in reverse order is "Eiram". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aremi". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Marie born Jan 29, 1959

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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