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Marieke

What does Marieke mean?

Marieke Pronunciation of Marieke [marieke] as a girls' name means "star of the sea". Marieke is an alternate spelling of Mariel (Danish, Latin): version of Mary. Marieke is also a variant of Marika (Danish, Latin).

Associated with: star, sea.

Variations

Marieke has 3 variants: Marijke, Marike and Maryk.

11 more related forms via Mariel, Marika: Marelle, Marial, Mariela, Mariella, Marielle, Mariet, Marilla, Mariska, Mariske, Marlele and Maryka.

Creative forms:
(female) Mariele, Mirieke, ..

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Marieke Brynley (M.B.), ..

How popular is Marieke?

Marieke is an uncommon given name for females. Marieke is an equally unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Marieke (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Mariella (#1433 in recent rankings), Mariela (#1560), Marielle (#1808), Mariel (#1839), Mariska, Marika and Marilla. These forms of Marieke were favored as birth names in the year 1992 (average #1507) and are somewhat less popular today, with the form Mariela becoming somewhat dated. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mariel, Mariela, Mariella, Marielle, Marika in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marilla, Mariska in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marieke and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Dariele (see Daria), Marcee, Marcele, Marcene, Marcey, Marcie, Maree, Mareesa, Marge, Margey, Margie, Mariane, Marice, Maricia, Marie, Marien, Mariette, Mariko, Marilee, Marilene, Marine, Maris, Marisa, Marise, Marisha, Marissa, Marisse, Mariza, Marje, Marjey (see Margaret), Marjie, Markee, Markie, Marlee, Marlene, Marnee, Marsee, Marseea, Marsey, Marvele, Maryse and Maurise. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marieke.

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