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What does Martinus mean?

Martinus Pronunciation of Martinus [mar-t-i-nus] as a name for boys is of Latin origin, and Martinus means "dedicated to Mars". Martinus is an Italian form of Martin (Latin).

Associated with: dedicated (faithful).


Martinus has 1 variant: Martinos.

10 more different relations via Martin: Marinos, Marten, Martenn, Marti, Martie, Martijn, Martinien, Martino, Marton and Martyn.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Martinus Rohan (M.R.), ..

How popular is Martinus?

Martinus is an uncommon first name for males but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#96033 out of 150436, Top 64%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Martin (#276 in 2015) is the only popular variation form of Martinus (outside Top 2000). Adoption of this form of Martinus was more pronounced among parents in the 1880s (usage of 0.33%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.07%, down 78.6%), with Martin becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Martin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Artimus, Bartin, Dardanus, Darious, Darius, Darrius, Hastings, Jarius, Justinus, Magnus, Manus, Marcus, Marden, Mardon, Mardyn (see Marden), Marianos (see Mariano), Marianus, Mariner, Marino, Marinor (see Marriner), Marinus, Marius, Markiss, Markus, Marlin, Marlinn (see Marlon), Marquus, Marriner, Marrinor (see Marriner), Marvin, Marwin, Mateus, Matias, Mattaeus, Mattaus, Matthaus, Mattheus, Mattias, Mattieu, Mauritius, Maximus, Merton, Montanus, Morten, Mortimer, Morton, Murton, Parkins, Paulinus, Tarquinus (see Tarquin) and Ursinus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Martinus.

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