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Meaning and name origin

Mariam \m(a)-riam\ as a girl's name has the meaning "star of the sea" and is a variant of Marian (French): blend of Mary (Latin) "star of the sea" and Ann (Hebrew) "grace"; variant of Mary; anglicized form of Marion. Also a variant of Miriam (Hebrew): from Miryam, an older version of the name Mary.

Mariam has 8 variant forms: Mairim, Maryam, Meriam, Meryam, Mirham, Mirriam, Miryam, Myriam.

Suggested similar baby names are Maria, Mariah, Marial, Mariana, Mariane, Mariann, Marien, Marin, Marina, Marine, Marinn, Marion, Marna, Marnia, Maryan and Mirian.


Mariam is a very popular first name for females (#1392 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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