Māris

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See also: Maris, maris, and máris

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded in 1736. From Latin Mauricius (Maurice). Can also be interpreted as a masculine form of Māra, a variant of Marija (Mary).

Proper noun[edit]

Māris m

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviesu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Māris was the only given name of 13 687 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.