Mariana - Meaning Of Mariana, What Does Mariana Mean?

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Mariana Meaning


What does Mariana mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Mariana is of Italian origin.

The meaning of Mariana is "bitter, gracious".  

It is also of Latin origin, where its meaning is "male".

Mariana is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 7 letters and 4 syllables and is pronounced Ma-ri-a-na.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 340  in baby name popularity for girls with 943 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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

Mariana is a form of the name Marianus.

The name Marjana is a form of Mariana.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Mariana in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

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

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Mariana Numerology page.

Mariana Numerology
Mariana in Hieroglyhics
Mariana in Nautical Flags
Italian children normally receive one or two given names.

Italian babies are frequently named after family members, Roman Catholic saints including local patron saints and other biblical figures. Traditionally, the first born son was named after the father's father, the first daughter after the father's mother, the second son after the mother's father, and the second daughter after the mother's mother. Some Italians still follow this custom today.

Many Italian male given names end in -o or -e while female names often end in -a and -e.

Nicknames may be formed for almost any name by adding a variety of suffexes including -ino/-ina, -etto/-etta, -ello/-ella, -uccio/-uccia, -uzzo/-uzza. These endings can the be used for example to turn Paola to Paoletta and Donato into Donatello.

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