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What does Marje mean?

Marje Pronunciation of Marje [mar-je] as a girls' name has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Marje is "pearl; star of the sea". Marje is an alternate form of Margery (French, Greek): variation of Marjorie. Marje is also a form of Mary (Latin).

Associated with: star, sea.


Marje has 1 variant: Marge.

69 more related forms via Margery, Marjorie, Mary: Mair, Maire, Mal, Malia, Mallie, Mame, Mamie, Manon, Manya, Mara, Marabel, Mare, Maree, Marelle, Maren, Marette, Margey, Margi, Margie, Margy, Maria, Mariam, Marian, Marice, Maridel, Marie, Mariel, Mariela, Marilee, Marin, Marion, Marita, Marja, Marjan, Marjerie, Marjery, Marji, Marjie, Marjorey, Marjori, Marjory, Marjy, Marla, Marlo, Marya, Marybel, Maryjo, Marylee, Marylu, Marysa, Maryse, Masha, Maura, Maure, Maureen, Maurene, Maurine, Maurise, Mavra, May, Mayme, Maymie, Mayra, Mayria, Meriel, Moire, Morag, Muire and Muriel.

Creative forms:
(female) Malje, Matje, ..

(male) Marke, Marre, ..

Middle name pairings:
Marje Meera (M.M.), ..

How popular is Marje?

Marje is a rare given name for women. Marje is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Maria (#109 from recent data), Mary (#124), Malia (#313), Mariam (#563), Marie (#564), Mara (#739), Marjorie (#799), Marian (#1104), Maren (#1113), Mayra (#1275), Marin (#1471), Maura (#1490), Marion (#1527), Mariela (#1560), May (#1658), Mariel (#1839), Maryjo, Marylee, Maureen, Maurine, Mayme, Muriel, Mallie, Maymie, Mame, Marjory, Marilee, Marge, Margery, Margie, Maree, Marita, Marla, Margy, Mamie, Marjie and Marlo are the popular variation forms of Marje (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Maure, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Marje reached its highest during the years 1890-1899 (median #1193) and has become significantly less since (#1574, 94%), with versions such as Margery falling out of fashion. Mariam and Mara are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns here. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Malia, Mallie, Mame, Mamie, Mara in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maree, Maren, Marge, Margery, Margie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Margy, Maria, Mariam, Marian, Marie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mariel, Mariela, Marilee, Marin, Marion in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marita, Marjie, Marjorie, Marjory, Marla in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marlo, Mary, Maryjo, Marylee, Maura in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maureen, Maurine, May, Mayme, Maymie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mayra, Muriel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maria, Mariam, Mary outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Marcee, Marcey, Marci, Marcie, Marcy, Marg, Marga, Margo, Marijke, Marike, Maris, Marise, Marjey (see Margaret), Marjo, Markee, Markie, Marne, Marsee, Marsey, Marte, Martje, Marve, Maryk, Marys and Mirja. These names tend to be more frequently used than Marje.

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