Mariam

Pronunciation: ma-hre-e-a-hm
Origin: Israel
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Asia

Mariam is a feminine name with origins in Aramaic, Hebrew, and Arabic languages. It is derived from the biblical name Miriam, the sister of Moses, and is related to the Latin name Mary. The name Mariam has several meanings, including "star of the sea," "bitterness," and "beloved". It is also associated with the sea, grace, and star-like qualities. In different languages and cultures, the name can have slightly different meanings, but many of them are related to the sea, stars, and grace.The name Mariam has religious associations with the Roman Catholic church because it is also the name of Mother Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, who is venerated as a Saint.

Mariam Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Mariam is currently #302 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Mariam is currently #155 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Mariam is currently #299 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Mariam is currently #155 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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