Meaning and name origin
Mars is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#6430 out of 88799, Top 7%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Mars and related names. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Marcus (#158), Martin (#262), Ares (#781), Marcel (#853) and Mariano. (2014 statistics).
Mars is also pronounced similarly to Morse. Other suggested similar baby names are Lars, Mads, Maks, Mar, Mar-, Marc▼, March, Marco▲, Marek, Marik, Marius, Mark, Marko, Maro, Marq, Marr, Marsh, Mart, Marx, Marzo, Mats, Maurus, Mays and Moris. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mars.