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Marija Meaning


What does Marija mean?

The name Marija is of Croatian and Latvian origin.

The meaning of Marija is "beloved".

Marija is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ma-ri-ja.

The Given Name Marija

Marija is a form of Mary. See Mary for further details.

The name Marija, has a wonderfully refined quality.

This great little girl name has a natural sparkle.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Marija Jovanovic, Marija Petkovic, and Marija Skaricic.

Marija Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 12,011 in baby name popularity for girls with 8 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 17,447 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Marija has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Marija Name Popularity Page.

Marija Related Names

Marija is a form of Mary.

Marija has the diminutives (nicknames) Mare, Mojca.

Famous Marijas

  • Marija Jovanovic ~ Handball Player
  • Marija Petkovic ~ Saint
  • Marija Skaricic ~ Actress

Marija Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Marija.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Marija are often unselfish and watchful but most of all they are read more >>

Marija Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Marija.

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