Name
MARIA

Name MARIA

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 13,065,842 births of Maria in the countries below, which represents an average of 92,013 births of children bearing the first name Maria per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 25,301 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Maria   
In Italiano Nome Maria   
Available variants : Maria- , Mariâ , María , María- , Marìa , Mária , Máriá , Mària
Variations : Mariah , Mariáh , Marie , Marié , Mariê , Marië , Márie , Marija , Mariya , Mariyah , Máriyah , Marja , Marrie , Marya , Márya , Mayria , Mia , Mía , Mïa , Mimi , Ria


Information about the first name Maria

We celebrate Maria on August 15th
The first name Maria is listed in our categories :The first name Maria has been assigned to:
0.33% to boys
99.67% to girls
The country where the first name Maria is the most common is:
BR Brazil
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 5 letters including 3 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Maria

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Maria : Aamir, Aarim, Aarmi, Aimar, Airam, Amair, Amari, Amira, Amíra, Amrai, Amria, Arami, Aramí, Ariam, Arima, Armia, Iamar, Imara, Irama, Maari, Maiar, Maira, Maíra, Maïra, Marai, Miara, Raia M, Raiam, Raima, Raïma, Ramai, Ramia

Anacyclics of the first name Maria

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Maria: Airam

Maria in Japanese *

Romajimaria
Katakanaマリア
Hiraganaまりあ
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Maria in sign language

Maria in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Maria

US English
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  • (usually) IPA(key): /məˈɹiːə/
  • (also especially the variant "Mariah") IPA(key): /məˈɹaɪə/
  • Rhymes: -iːə, -aɪə
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  • Maria
  • A Dravidian language spoken in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh provinces in India.
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  • Maria
  • A Papuan language spoken in Papua New Guinea.
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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmɑɹ.i.ə/, /ˈmɛɚ.i.ə/
FR French
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  • From Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām). A Latinate variant of the vernacular French Marie.
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  • IPA(key): /ma.ʁja/
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  • maria
  • third-person singular past historic of marier
General
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  • Maria
  • partitive singular of Mari
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ID Indonesian
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  • From Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām). Doublet of Maryam.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ma.ˈri.a/
  • Rhymes: -a
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧ri‧a
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Old English
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  • From Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām).
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  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑˌriː.ɑ/
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Polish
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  • Borrowed from Latin Marīa, from Ancient Greek Μαρίᾱ, Μαριάμ (Maríā, Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (maryām).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈma.rja/
  • Rhymes: -arja
  • Syllabification: Ma‧ria
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PT Portuguese
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  • From Old Galician-Portuguese Maria, from Latin Marīa, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām). Doublet of Miriam.
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  • Rhymes: -iɐ
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧ri‧a
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Vietnamese
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Pronunciation src :
  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [maː˧˧ ɹi˧˧ ʔaː˧˧] ~ [maː˧˧ zi˧˧ ʔaː˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [maː˧˧ ɹɪj˧˧ ʔaː˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [maː˧˧ ɹɪj˧˧ ʔaː˧˧]
  • Phonetic: ma Ri a
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  • Maria • (瑪𠶋阿)
  • (Roman Catholicism) Mary
Old Saxon
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SE Swedish
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  • From Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām). First recorded in Sweden in 1344.
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  • IPA(key): /ma²riːa/
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  • Traditionally popular as a given name in Sweden, Maria was (for example) the most common first name of women born in the 1960s. It is also a popular middle name.
RO Romanian
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  • Borrowed from Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām).
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  • IPA(key): (usual) /maˈrja/, (careful) /ma.riˈa/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ri‧a
  • Rhymes: -a
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  • a maria (third-person singular present mariează, past participle mariat) 1st conj. (literary, very rare, reflexive or transitive)
  • to marry
  • Synonym: (se) căsători
  • (figuratively) to be fitting
  • Synonym: (se) potrivi
Latin
Etymology src :
  • From Ancient Greek Μαρίᾱ (Maríā), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (maryām), corresponding to the Biblical Hebrew מרים‎ (miryám).
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  • maria
  • nominative/accusative/vocative plural of mare
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  • Marīa: (Classical) IPA(key): /maˈriː.a/, [mäˈriːä]
  • Marīa: (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /maˈri.a/, [mäˈriːä]
  • Mariā: (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈma.ri.aː/, [ˈmäriäː]
  • Mariā: (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈma.ri.a/, [ˈmäːriä]
  • Note: attested as Mariā, as in Ancient Greek, in early Christian poets, but commonly Marīa from the 6th century onwards (see quotations).
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  • Avē Marīa
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  • Borrowings
IT Italian
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  • Maria f (invariable)
  • (informal) cannabis, marijuana
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  • IPA(key): /maˈri.a/
  • Rhymes: -ia
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧rì‧a
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NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • From Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām).
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  • IPA(key): /maːˈri.(j)aː/
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  • Negerhollands: Maria, Marie
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FI Finnish
Etymology src :
  • From Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām).
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  • maria
  • partitive singular of mari
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  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑriɑ/, [ˈmɑ̝riɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -ɑriɑ
  • Syllabification(key): Ma‧ri‧a
DK Danish
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים‎ (Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים‎ (Miryām). A Latinate variant of the vernacular Danish Marie.
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  • IPA(key): /mɑˈʁiːæ/
  • IPA(key): /mɑˈʁeːæ/
  • IPA(key): /mɑˈʁiˀæ/
  • IPA(key): /mɑˈʁeˀæ/
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DE German
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  • IPA(key): /maˈʁiːa/
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧ri‧a
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  • marianisch
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • The genitive form Mariä is restricted to Catholic contexts, and chiefly to the Virgin Mary. It is now very rare outside of fixed terms like Mariä Verkündigung (“Feast of the Annunciation”). In contemporary German, the genitive Mariens is also widely restricted to the Virgin, while the only form commonly used for other persons is Marias.
  • In historic texts the name is often declined as in Latin. See Marīa.
 

Popularity of the name Maria

Number of MARIA births per year

Total births of Maria by country

Births with the first name Maria
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
39,409
11,696,912
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
2,729
554,887
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
70
142,056
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
0
112,404
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
0
81,111
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
0
77,798
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
51,060
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
1
46,844
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
177
39,337
FIFinland
2003 - 2022
0
33,470
CLChili
2010 - 2021
0
23,122
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
767
19,958
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
0
19,912
NONorway
1945 - 2022
0
19,899
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
0
15,551
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
0
15,480
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
33
13,542
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
0
9,835
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
0
9,630
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
0
7,094
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
0
5,318
EEEstonia
1931 - 2022
0
5,074
SESweden
1998 - 2022
0
4,020
MDMoldova
2016 - 2022
0
3,546
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
0
3,500
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
4
3,007
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
0
2,312
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
0
2,173
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
0
1,927
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
0
1,810
LVLatvia
2015 - 2022
0
42
ISIceland
2016 - 2021
0
10
SISlovenia
1992 - 2022
0
6
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
0
5

Total births of Maria by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Maria
Country
Boys
Girls
PTPortugal
2022
0
5,094
PLPoland
2022
0
3,732
DEGermany
2022
46
2,842
USUnited State of America
2022
0
2,817
ESSpain
2021
0
2,702
CLChili
2021
0
1,283
MXMexico
2021
0
1,244
FIFinland
2022
0
1,073
ITItaly
2021
1
989
FRFrance
2022
0
863
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
0
682
MDMoldova
2022
0
433
NLNetherlands
2022
0
226
ATAustria
2021
0
168
ONOntario
2019
0
141
BEBelgium
2022
0
138
CHSwitzerland
2021
0
136
SESweden
2022
0
136
NONorway
2022
0
105
IEIreland
2022
0
98
ARArgentina
2015
0
80
DKDenmark
2022
0
65
ABAlberta
2022
0
46
EEEstonia
2022
0
44
QCQuebec
2022
0
38
NZNew Zealand
2022
0
31
BCBritish Columbia
2022
0
27
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
0
13
LVLatvia
2022
0
8

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Personalities with the first name Maria

There are 2775 personalities with the first name Maria


Pablo Picasso
(Pablo Diego José Francisco De Paula Juan Nepomuceno María De Los Remedios Cipriano De La Santísima Trinidad Ruiz Y Picasso) src

Spain
Photographer Graphic designer Illustrator Poster artist Painter Sculptor Costume designer Graphic artist Choreographer Jewelry designer Scenographer Architectural draftsperson Drawer Collagist Assemblage artist Muralist Designer Ceramicist Printmaker


Marie Curie
(Marya Salomea Skłodowska) src

Poland France Russian empire
Chemist University teacher Physicist


Hebe Camargo
(Hebe Maria Monteiro De Camargo) src

Brazil
Singer Socialite Television presenter Recording artist Television actor Film actor


Giacomo Puccini
(Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini) src

Grand duchy of tuscany Kingdom of italy
Composer Politician Conductor Organist Opera composer


Rainer Maria Rilke
(René Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke) src

Austria Germany Austria-hungary
Writer Poet Playwright Translator Novelist


Giuseppe Garibaldi
src

French third republic First french empire Riograndense republic Kingdom of italy Kingdom of sardinia
Writer Military personnel Politician Mercenary Resistance fighter Autobiographer


Marie-Antoinette
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France Habsburg monarchy
Aristocrat Consort


Christina Aguilera
(Christina María Aguilera) src

United states of america
Actor Composer Entrepreneur Record producer Singer-songwriter Musician Music video director Voice actor Film producer Recording artist Model Dancer


Juan Carlos Ier D'espagne
src

Spain
Monarch Aristocrat


Erich Maria Remarque
(Erich Paul Remark) src

Germany United states of america
Playwright Novelist Screenwriter Writer



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Maria
Full list of personalities with the first name Maria

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Maria

There are 9109 actors and actresses with the first name Maria
Maria Ilyukhina
Maria Carolina
Maria Alexandra Lungu
Maria Lark
Maria Nagai
Maria Chiara Belardinelli
Maria Mariana Azevedo
Maria Marino
Maria Georgas
Maria Dragus
Maria Cordsen
Maria Ehrich
Maria Vasconcelos
Maria Melcher
Maria Gose
Maria Pirk
Maria Lindgård Breitenstein
Maria Carter
Maria Borges
Maria Fiori
Maria Zulima Job
Maria Debska
Maria Winther Nørgaard
Maria Pawlowska
Maria Hazell
Maria Gidlöf
Maria Maciejowska
Maria Malli
Maria Kania
Maria P. Petruolo

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Maria
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Maria

Rankings of first name MARIA by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#915DE Germany2022
#21945IT Italy2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#1PT Portugal2022
#1DE Germany2022
#2FI Finland2022
#4MD Moldova2022
#4ES Spain2021
#8EE Estonia2022
#11PL Poland2022
#13CL Chili2021
#40MX Mexico2021
#41IT Italy2021
#49CH Switzerland2021
#54BE Belgium2022
#54IE Ireland2022
#57AT Austria2021
#57NL Netherlands2022
#59NO Norway2022
#64FR France2022
#66AB Alberta2022
#69ON Ontario2019
#75GB United Kingdom2021
#88SE Sweden2022
#91US United State of America2022
#95DK Denmark2022
#117BC British Columbia2022
#136NZ New Zealand2022
#154QC Quebec2022
#169LV Latvia2022
#176AR Argentina2015
#261CZ Czechoslovakia2016