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What does Mariela mean?

Mariela Pronunciation of Mariela as a girls' name is of Latin derivation, and Mariela means "star of the sea". Mariela is an alternate form of Mariel (Danish, Latin): version of Mary.




VARIANTS Marylu, Marylou, Marylee, Marilee, Mariella, Marella

OTHER FORMS VIA MARIEL, MARY Malia, Mamie, Mara, Marabel, Mare, Maree, Marelle, Maren, Maretta, Maria, Marial, Mariam, Marian, Mariana, Mariann, Marianna, Marice, Maridel, Marie, Marieke, Marielle, Mariet, Marietta, Mariette, Marijke, Marilin, Marilla, Marilyn, Marin, Marion, Mariska, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza, Marja, Marje, Marla, Marlele, Marlo, Marya, Marybel, Marybell, Marysa, Marysia, Maurita, Maurizia, Mayria, Meridel, Meriel, Murial, Muriel, Murielle



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How popular is Mariela?

Mariela is a very popular first name for women (#1990 out of 4276, Top 47%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Mariela was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #472 in the U.S. in the year 1992, and is presently at #1547. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mariela name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Popular alternative forms of Mariela (#1547 FROM CURRENT RECORDS) rated in the Top 2000 are Malia (#254), Mamie, Mara (#681), Maree, Maren (#607), Maria (#116), Mariam (#548), Marian (#1210), Mariana (#286), Mariann, Marianna (#834), Marie (#576), Mariel, Mariella (#1269), Marielle (#1772), Marietta, Mariette, Marilee, Marilla, Marilyn (#610), Marin (#1382), Marion (#1605), Mariska, Marita, Maritza (#1682), Marla, Marlo (#1980), Mary (#126), Marylee, Marylou and Muriel. Other variants, like Marybell, are seldom used. These relations of Mariela were at the top of their popularity in the 1920s (MEDIAN #1239) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1408, 92%), with versions like Mariel becoming less trendy. The more fashionable names for newborns among these are Malia, Mara, Maren, Mariam, Marianna and Mariella.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mariela, Malia, Mamie, Mara, Maree in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maren, Maria, Mariam, Marian, Mariana in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mariann, Marianna, Marie, Mariel, Mariella in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marielle, Marietta, Mariette, Marilee, Marilla in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marilyn, Marin, Marion, Mariska, Marita in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maritza, Marla, Marlo, Mary, Marylee in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marylou, Muriel in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maria, Mariam, Mary outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mariela is pronounced similarly to Marilou, Marilu, Marylea, Merola, Mireilla, Mirella, Mirilla, Morela, Morella, Muriella, Myrella, Myrilla and Myrrilla. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aeriela, Cariel, Carmela, Carmiela (see Carmel), Daniela, Dariele (see Daria), Gabriela, Harrela (see Harela), Karmela, Macaela, Manuela, Marcela, Marcele, Marcella, Marcena, Mareesa, Marell, Marena, Marianela, Maribel, Maribella, Maricela, Maricella, Maricia, Marien, Marika, Marilda, Marina, Marinda, Marinell, Marinella, Marinna, Marisella, Marisha, Marissa, Maristela, Markeda, Marleah, Marlee, Marlena, Marley, Marlie, Marnell, Marrelda (see Marelda), Marsala, Marsella, Martella, Marvela, Marvell, Marvella, Maryl, Maryzela, Merel, Merial, Merielle, Merill, Meriol, Merla, Merrell, Myrla, Raziela and Uriela. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mariela.

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