Marian
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
MER-ee-ən/MAR-ee-ən
Meaning
Rebellious
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Marian can either be a feminine form of Marius, or a variant of Marion (ultimately derived from the Hebrew name Miryam, meaning "lots of bitterness"), or it could be a combination of Mary and Ann. Marian is most famous from the legend of Robin Hood, as his love Maid Marian.

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Maryann, Marryann, Maryan, Maryanne, Mariane, Mariann, Marianne, Marien, Mariene, Marionne, Marrian, Marriann, Maryon, Marion

Famous Marians

Marian Mudder - actress
Marian Ross - actress
Marian Zapico - actress
Marian Seldes - actress

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