What does Marien mean?
Marien /mari-en/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of French, Latin and Hebrew origin, and the name Marien means "star of the sea; grace". Marien is an alternate form of Marianne (French, Latin, Hebrew). Compare surname Maren.
How popular is Marien?
Marien is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#31958 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Marien and related names. Prominent alternative forms of Marien (outside Top 1000) are Mariana (#331 in 2014), Maryam (#597), Marianna (#868), Maryann, Mariann and Marianne. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.3363%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.2007%, down 40.3%), with the forms Marianne, Mariann and Maryann becoming less stylish. Maryam (#597) and Mariana (#331) are two of the more contemporarily stylish girl names in this list, and there is also a rebound in birth name usage for Mariana. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Marien is pronounced similarly to Mairin, Mareen, Maren, Marian▼, Marin, Marine, Marinn, Marion▼, Marrin, Maryn, Maryon, Maureen▼, Mirian and Moreen. Other suggested similar baby names are Darien, Mareena, Marena, Mariam▲, Marie▼, Mariel▼, Mariet, Marina▼, Marinna, Marlen, Marne, Marnee, Marney and Marnie▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marien.