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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #115 most popular

What does the name "Marie" mean?

Marie (French): Of the Sea or Bitter

The name "Marie" is of French origin and it means "Of the Sea or Bitter". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 16 other names that are similar to this one.

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

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

Your name in reverse order is "Eiram". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aeimr". 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.

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


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 first appeared 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 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Marie" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 68 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1978. Across the entire United States a total of 1,871 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Marie popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Marie in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Marie

Marie Curie

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


Marlene Dietrich

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


Marie Osmond

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


Dionne Warwick

Dionne Warwick is a singer and actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1962 to present. Dionne was born in 1940 as Marie Dionne Warrick in East Orange, New Jersey.


Marie Serneholt

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


Marie Gillain

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


Past life for Marie born Aug 21, 2013

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Siberia approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.