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Page 1/5. 90 Mary names and what they mean, for mary for baby girls, listing 1-20. Alena, Alta, Ann, Annamaria, Asia, Assunta, Asuncion, Bernadette, Bethany, Carmel, Carmen, Concepcion, Consuelo, Dolores, Elma, Fatima, Genesis and Guadalupe are commonly used names, while Annunciata and Immaculada are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Mary names for boys.
Alena .. Magdala, meaning "tower" in Hebrew, is the town in Palestine that was home to Mary Magdalene in the Christian scriptures.
Alta .. Short form of Altagracia, a reference to the "high grace" of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
Annamaria Combined form of Ann and Mary .. The popularity of this blend may originate in Roman Catholic veneration of Saint Anne and Saint Mary, mother and daughter.
Annunciata .. Allusion to the Annunciation, when the Virgin Mary learned she would be Jesus' mother ..
Assunta .. "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)." ..
Asuncion .. "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)." ..
Bernadette .. Saint Bernadette Soubirous (19th century) was a French peasant girl who had visions of the Virgin Mary and uncovered a spring near Lourdes where miraculous cures are sought ..
Carmel .. The monastery was dedicated to the Virgin Mary and Carmel became one of the names taken from Marian titles (see also Dolores and Mercedes), in this case "Our Lady of Carmel" ..
Carmen .. One of the titles of the Virgin Mary is Santa Maria del Carmen, meaning "Saint Mary of Mount Carmel", and this form of the name honors her ..
Elma .. It may also be a blend of Elizabeth and Mary, a feminine form of Elmer, or a variant of Alma.
Fatima .. See also Aisha, Khadijah, and Mary .. The name is sometimes used by Christians in honor of "Our Lady of Fatima" due to a vision of the Virgin Mary in 1917 by three Christian children in Portugal.
Guadalupe .. Refers to Mary as Mexico's "Our Lady of Guadalupe".
Immaculada .. Refers to the Immaculate Conception, the doctrine that the Virgin Mary, from the moment of her conception, was free of the Original Sin that tainted mankind.
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