What does Miriam mean?
The meaning of Miriam is "bitter".
Miriam is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Mi-ri-am.
The Given Name Miriam
A wonderfully classic name.
Alternate names include Myriam.
Miriam falls into the biblical name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Miriam Margolyes.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 284 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,148 occurrences. It ranked 11,706 in baby name popularity for boys with 6 occurrences.
The trend's your friend. See how Miriam has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Miriam Name Popularity Page.
Miriam Related Names
Variants of the name Miriam include Myriam.
The names Mariam, Marjaana, Mary, Meryem, Mirele, Mirja, Mirjam, Mirjami, Mirjana are all forms of Miriam.
- Miriam ~ Biblical Character (1 Chr. 4:17, Ex. 2:4)
- Miriam Margolyes ~ Actress
It may all be in the numbers.
The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
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Miriam Name Fun
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Just for fun, see the name Miriam 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 Miriam in Nautical Flags page.