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Mara Meaning


What does Mara mean?

The name Mara is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Mara is "bitter".

Mara is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ma-ra.

The Given Name Mara

Mara is quite a classic name and a welcome find.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Mara Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 686 in baby name popularity for girls with 423 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 739 in baby name popularity for girls with 380 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Mara sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Mara Name Popularity Page.

Mara Related Names

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    Mara Numerology

    Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Mara.

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    Mara Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Mara in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Mara.

    Just for fun, see the name Mara in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Mara in Nautical Flags page.