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Marit Meaning


What does Marit mean?

The name Marit is of Norwegian and Swedish origin.

The meaning of Marit is "pearl".

Marit is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ma-rit.

The Given Name Marit

Marit is a form of Margaret. See Margaret for further details.

The gem or mineral name Marit, has a wonderfully sophisticated quality.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Marit is also great as a middle name.

Marit falls into the gem or mineral name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Marit Malm Frafjord.

Marit Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 9,509 in baby name popularity for girls with 11 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,943 in baby name popularity for girls with 21 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Marit Related Names

Marit is a form of Margaret.

Famous Marits

  • Marit Malm Frafjord ~ Handball Player

Marit 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 Marit.

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Marit Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Marit.

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