Meaning and name origin
Maree \m(a)-ree\ as a girl's name is of Latin and French origin, and the meaning of Maree is "star of the sea". Maree is a variant of Maria (Latin): variant for Mary used in English-speaking countries in the 18th century, and popular with both Spanish and non-Spanish cultures. Also a variant of Marie (French): variant of Mary (Latin) "star of the sea".
Maree is not a popular first name for females but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#81522 out of 88799, Top 92%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Maree and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Maria (#115), Mary (#120), Mariah (#136), Marie (#579), Mara (#695), Moriah (#977), Moira, Maura and Mayra. (2014 statistics).
Maree is also pronounced similarly to Marah, Mari, Marra, Maurie, Merree and Myree. Other suggested similar baby names are Caree, Karee, Laree, Macee, Maire, Marcee, Mare, Mareen, Maren, Marge, Marje, Markee, Marlee, Marne, Marnee, Marsee, Marte, Marve, Maure and Taree. These names tend to be more commonly used than Maree.