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Marion Meaning


What does Marion mean?

The name Marion is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Marion is "bitter".

It is also of French origin, where its meaning is "little beloved".

Marion is used as both a boys and girls name.

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

The Given Name Marion

Marion is a form of Marie. See Marie for further details.

The classic name Marion, has a wonderfully sophisticated quality.

A bold name, Marion possesses great character.

Marion is also great as a middle name.

Marion falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Marion Cotillard, Marion Laborde, and Marion Mahony Griffin.

Marion Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 1,547 in baby name popularity for girls with 141 occurrences. It ranked 1,918 in baby name popularity for boys with 75 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,455 in baby name popularity for girls with 158 occurrences. It ranked 1,927 in baby name popularity for boys with 76 occurrences.

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

Marion Related Names

Marion is a form of Marie.

Famous Marions

  • Marion Cotillard ~ Actress
  • Marion Laborde ~ Basketball Player
  • Marion Mahony Griffin ~ Architect
  • Marion Motley ~ Football Player
  • Marion Zimmer Bradley ~ Writer

Marion 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 Marion.

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Marion Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Marion.

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