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Marcellus Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Marcellus is of Latin origin.

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


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1359 in baby name popularity for boys with 125 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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Related Names

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

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Name Fun

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