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Martijn

What does Martijn mean?

Martijn Pronunciation of Martijn [mar-ti-jn] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Martijn is "dedicated to Mars". Martijn is an alternate spelling of Martin (Latin).

Associated with: dedicated (faithful).

Variations

Martijn has 5 variants: Marten, Martenn, Marton, Martyn and Morten.

10 more different relations via Martin: Mart, Martel, Martell, Marti, Martie, Martinien, Martino, Martinos, Martinus and Marty.

Creative forms:
(male) Martian, Mertijn, ..

(female) Martila, Martima, ..

Middle name pairings:
Martijn Cayson (M.C.), ..

How popular is Martijn?

Martijn is a rare first name for men. Martijn is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Martijn (not ranked) are Mart, Martel, Martell, Martin (#276 in recent rankings) and Marty. Other variants, like Martyn, are seldom used. These forms of Martijn were popular in the 1880s (adoption of 0.3%) and are now significantly less common (adoption 0.1%, 79%), with versions like Martin becoming less trendy. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mart, Martel, Martell, Martin, Marty in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Martijn is alike in pronunciation to Merton, Morton and Murton. Other recommended names are Bartin, Machin, Malin, Mallin, Malvin, Malvinn (see Malvin), Manten (see Manton), Manton, Marciano, Marcio, Marden, Mardon, Mardyn (see Marden), Mariano, Marik, Marimo, Marino, Mario, Marion, Marius, Markise, Markiss, Markize, Marlan, Marlen, Marlin, Marlinn (see Marlon), Marlon, Marlonn (see Marlon), Marmeon (see Marmion), Marmion, Marmionn (see Marmion), Marmyon (see Marmion), Marsden, Marsdin, Marsdon, Marsean, Marshon, Marsten, Marston, Marven, Marvin, Marvyn, Marwin, Marwynn, Maslin, Mathian, Matias, Matico, Matti, Mattias, Mattie, Mattieu, Maurin, Merlin, Merlinn (see Merlin), Mervin, Merwin, Merwinn (see Mervin), Miltin (see Milton), Morfin, Morfinn (see Morven) and Murvin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Martijn.

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