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Marris

What does Marris mean?

Marris Pronunciation of Marris [mar-ris] as a girls' name has its root in Latin, and the name Marris means "of the sea". Marris is an alternate form of Maris (Latin).

Associated with: sea.

Variations

Marris has 5 variants: Marise, Marisse, Marys, Maryse and Meris.

2 more relations via Maris: Marisa and Marissa.

Creative forms:
(female) Maeris, Miris, ..

(male) Marmid, Marvil, ..

Middle name pairings:
Marris Elora (M.E.), ..

How popular is Marris?

Marris is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#28790 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Marissa (#540 in 2015), Marisa (#1905) and Maris are the popular alternative forms of Marris (outside Top 2000). These forms of Marris were favored as birth names 20 years ago (usage of 0.5%) and are now significantly less popular, with versions like Marissa becoming somewhat dated. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maris, Marisa, Marissa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marissa outside U.S.

Similar Names

Marris is pronounced similarly to Marice and Maurise. Other suggested similar names are Barri, Barrie, Caris, Carlis, Carri, Carrie, Carrin, Carrisa, Damris, Dorris, Farrin, Harrie, Karis, Karrie, Karrin, Karrisa, Mairim, Mairin, Marcey, Marcy, Mareisa, Maressa, Marga, Marge, Margi, Margies (see Margaret), Margit, Margo, Margrid, Margrit, Mari, Maria, Maricia, Marie, Mariko, Marilis, Marin, Marisha, Mariska, Marit, Mariza, Marjey (see Margaret), Marji, Markie, Marlie, Marlies, Marlin, Marlisa, Marlys, Marni, Marnia, Marnie, Marqui, Marrin, Marsee, Marsey, Marsia, Martia, Martie, Maryk, Marysia, Maryssa, Maurisa, Maurissa, Mavis, Merci, Mercia, Mercie, Merrie, Myrtis, Paris, Parris and Perris. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marris.

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