in the U.S.
Gender: Girl. Ranked #5 most popular
What does the name "Mary" mean?
Mary (Hebrew): Of the Sea or Bitter
The name "Mary" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Of the Sea or Bitter". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 19 other names that are similar to this one.
M is for mighty, your inner strength.
A is for admirable, you certainly are!
R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.
Y is for young, the years never show!
Your name in reverse order is "Yram". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Army". 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 "Mary" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Mary? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,130,441 babies born with the name Mary in the United States. That's more than enough Maries to occupy the country of Bosnia and Herzegovina with an estimated population of 3,839,737 (as of June 30, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 7,092 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mary" was in 1921 with a total of 73,985 babies. (That's a lot of baby Maries)
According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mary" ranks #10 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, 344 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1974. Across the entire United States a total of 11,811 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 Mary popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Mary in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Mary
Past life for Mary born Oct 8, 1979
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 Northern India approximately on 1650. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.
You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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