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Mark Meaning


What does Mark mean?

The name Mark is of Latin, English and Hungarian origin.

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

Mark is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Mark.

The Given Name Mark

Mark is a form of Marcus. See Marcus for further details.

Mark is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Mark Addy, and Mark Antony.

Mark Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 210 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,859 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 203 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,940 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Mark sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Mark Name Popularity Page.

Mark Related Names

Mark is a form of Marcus.

The names Maleko, Marc, Marcos, Marek, Markku, Markos, Marz are all forms of Mark.

Famous Marks

  • Mark ~ Biblical Character (Col. 4:10), Pope (336), Saint
  • Mark Addy ~ Actor
  • Mark Antony ~ Julius Caesar character
  • Mark Barkworth ~ Saint
  • Mark Bresciano ~ Soccer Player
  • Mark Chong Ui bae ~ Saint
  • Mark Consuelos ~ Actor
  • Mark Feuerstein ~ Actor
  • Mark Hamill ~ Actor
  • Mark Harmon ~ Actor
  • Mark Herzlich ~ Football Player
  • Mark Howe ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Mark Isham ~ Musician
  • Mark Mancina ~ Musician
  • Mark Messier ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Mark Milligan ~ Soccer Player
  • Mark Paul Gosselaar ~ Actor
  • Mark Rothko ~ Artist
  • Mark Ruffalo ~ Actor
  • Mark Rutte ~ Dutch Prime Minister (2010-)
  • Mark Rylance ~ Actor
  • Mark Strong ~ Actor
  • Mark Twain ~ Writer
  • Mark Valley ~ Actor
  • Mark van Bommel ~ Soccer Player
  • Mark Wahlberg ~ Actor
  • Mark Zuckerberg ~ Business Mogul

Mark Numerology

What will your new littleMark be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Mark are often flamboyant and perfumed but most of all they are read more >>

Mark Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Mark.

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