Mark
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
MAHRK
Meaning
Rendered to Mars, warlike
Like the Name Mark?
BOYS
+ Mark
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Mark"

Mark originates in Latin language and means "rendered to Mars, warlike". It is a form of Marcus, ultimately derived from Mars, the name of the Roman god of war. In Christianity, Mark was the author of the second Gospel and the patron saint of Venice. Mark also appears in the Celtic legend of Tristan and Isolde, as the name of the king of Cornwall.

Popularity of the Name Mark
Also Spelled Like...

Marc

Famous Marks

Mark McGwire - baseball player
Mark Chesnutt - musician
Mark Harmon - actor
Mark McGrath - musician
Mark Knopfler - musician
Mark Prior - baseball player
Mark Twain - author
Mark McMorris - snowboarder

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Mark?
Discussion on the name Mark
Weekly Prize Big thumb whybabyjack

Baby Jack creates modern sensory tag blankets and toys for kids of all ages. Kids develop cognitively, socially and emotionally through sensory play and the ribbons along the products appeal for tactile play, stimulation and comfort.  All products are designed with entertaining educational prints to appeal to a younger audience but to also grow with the child. Why a Baby Jack lovey?- a NEW alternative option for a tag blanket / toy- modern, unique prints designed only by Baby Jack & Co. - ribbons sewn shut for...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.