What does Mariann mean?
Mariann \m(a)-ria-nn\ as a name for girls. Mariann's name origins are French, Latin and Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Mariann is "star of the sea; grace". Mariann is a form of Marianne (French, Latin, Hebrew). Mariann is also a variation of Mary (Latin).
Mariann▼ has 30 more different forms via Marianne, Mary: Malia, Mara, Maria, Mariam, Mariana, Marianda, Marianna, Marice, Maridel, Marie▼, Mariel▼, Mariela▼, Marilee▼, Marilin, Marilla, Marilyn, Mariska, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza▼, Marja, Marjan, Marla▼, Marya, Maryam, Maryanna, Marylin▼, Mayria, Miriam and Murial.
Mariann is a very prominent first name for women (#1476 out of 4276, Top 35%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Mariann for girls. Mariann was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its top position of #709 in the U.S. during the years 1950-1959, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Mariann are Malia (#345 a year ago), Mara (#695), Maren, Maria (#115), Mariam (#568), Marian, Mariana (#331), Marianna (#868), Marianne, Marie (#579), Mariel, Mariela, Marilee, Marilyn (#405), Marin, Marion, Marita, Maritza, Marla, Mary (#120), Maryam (#597), Maryann, Maryanne, Marylin, Maureen, Maurine and Miriam (#305). Usage of these girl names reached its peak during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.3983%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.2169%, down 45.6%), with versions like Marie, Mariela, Maritza, Maryann and Maryanne falling out of style. The trendier girl names among these are Mara (#695), Mariam (#568), Mariana (#331), Marilyn (#405) and Maryam (#597), and there is also a resurgence in baby name usage for Mariana. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Mariann and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Mariann▼ is alike in pronunciation to Marieanne, Marine, Marinn, Maryonn, Maurianne and Mirian. Other recommended similar baby names are Kariann, Marina▼, Marinna and Miriana. These names tend to be less frequently used than Mariann.