What does Mar- mean?
Mar- /mar/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is pronounced mar. It is of American origin. Blends based on Mark plus other names.
How popular is Mar-?
Popular related forms of Mar- (unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Marcus (#158 in 2014), Mark (#189), Mario (#270), Marco (#308), Marcos (#404), Marc (#636), Markus (#737), Marquis (#836), Martell, Markell and Marques. These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 1995 (usage of 0.6079%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.4056%, down 33.3%), with the forms Marquis, Marc and Marques becoming less fashionable. The most fashionable baby names in this list are Marcus (#158), Marco (#308), Mario (#270), Markus (#737) and Marcos (#404), and there is a revival in baby name popularity for Marcus. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Mar- and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)