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Marybeth

What does Marybeth mean?

Marybeth Pronunciation of Marybeth [mary-beth] as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and Marybeth means "star of the sea". Marybeth is a version of Mary (Latin).

Associated with: star, sea.

Variations

5 relations via Mary: Marabel, Marybel, Marybell, Marylee and Maryse.

Creative forms:
(female)

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Marybeth Vivien (M.V.), ..

How popular is Marybeth?

Marybeth is a very popular first name for females (#1059 out of 4276, Top 25%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Marybeth was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its highest position of #492 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marybeth name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Mary (#124 from recent data) and Marylee are the popular related forms of Marybeth. Other forms, like Marabel, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Marybeth was well-received among parents in the 1880s (average #1333) and has become significantly lower since (#1374, 97.9%), with versions like Mary becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marybeth, Mary, Marylee in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Marybeth is pronounced similarly to Maribeth. Other recommended names are Clarabeth, Corabeth, Lilybeth, Marcheta, Marget, Margret, Margrete, Margreth, Margrett, Maribel, Maribell, Mariet, Markeeta, Marketa, Marleah, Marqueta, Marth, Marybelle, Maryetta, Marylea, Maryweld, Maryzela, Maybel, Maybell and Sarabeth. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marybeth.

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