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Popularity
1.3m
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mark

Gender: Boy. Ranked #24 most popular

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2k Marius (Latin)
2k Markie (American)

What does the name "Mark" mean?

Mark (Latin): Warlike

The name "Mark" is of Latin origin and it means "Warlike". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 10 other names that are similar to this one.

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

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

K is for kindness, you always show.

Your name in reverse order is "Kram". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Mkra". 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 "Mark" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Mark? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,348,242 babies born with the name Mark in the United States. That's more than enough Marks to occupy the country of Trinidad and Tobago with an estimated population of 1,317,714 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 85 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mark" was in 1960 with a total of 58,735 babies. (That's a lot of baby Marks)

According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mark" ranks #86 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 52 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of 5,235 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 Mark popular?



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

Celebrities named Mark

Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel is an actor, director, screenwriter, and producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1990 to present. Vin was born in 1967 as Mark Sinclair in Alameda County, California, United States.

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Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg is an actor, producer, model, and rapper with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1989 to present. Mark was born in 1971 as Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Mark Ruffalo

Mark Ruffalo is an actor, director, producer, and screenwriter; activist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1988 to present. Mark was born in 1967 as Mark Alan Ruffalo in Kenosha, Wisconsin, U.S.

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Mark Hamill

Mark Hamill is an actor, voice actor, writer, producer, and director with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1 to present. Mark was born in 1951 as Mark Richard Hamill in Oakland, California, U.S.

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The Undertaker

The Undertaker is a professional wrestler. The was born in 1962 as Mark William Calaway in Houston, Texas, United States.

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Mark Twain

Mark Twain is a writer and lecturer. Mark was born in 1835 as Samuel Langhorne Clemens in Florida, Missouri, U.S.

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Past life for Mark born Nov 19, 1941

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 Central India approximately on 1725. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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