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Marcellus Meaning


What does Marcellus mean?

The name Marcellus is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Marcellus is "of Mars the god of war, warlike".

Marcellus is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 9 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Mar-ce-llus.

The Given Name Marcellus

Marcellus is good for parents who want a name that is luminous and popular.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Although often used, your sophisticated little Marcellus, is sure to make it all his own.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Marcellus I, and Marcellus II.

Marcellus Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 961 in baby name popularity for boys with 215 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,091 in baby name popularity for boys with 179 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Marcellus Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Marcellus has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Marcellus to other names.

Marcellus Related Names

The names Marceau, Marcel, Marceli, Marcell, Marcello, Marcelo, Marcelon, Martzel are all forms of Marcellus.

Famous Marcelluss

  • Marcellus ~ Saint
  • Marcellus I ~ Pope (308-309), Saint
  • Marcellus II ~ Pope (1555)
  • Marcellus of Apamaea ~ Saint
  • Marcellus the Centurion ~ Saint
  • Marcellus Washburn ~ The Music Man character

Marcellus 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 Marcellus.

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Marcellus Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Marcellus.

Just for fun, see the name Marcellus 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 Marcellus in Nautical Flags page.