Marius

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See also: Màrius

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Marius, a Roman family name probably derived from Mars. By folk etymology seen as a masculine form of Maria.

Proper noun[edit]

Marius

  1. A male given name.

Translations[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Marius.

Proper noun[edit]

Marius

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data:22 364 males with the given name Marius have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with frequency peaks in the 19th century and in the 2000s decade. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Marius

  1. A male given name of Latin origin.

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Marius

  1. A male given name of Latin origin.

Latin[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Marius m (genitive Mariī); second declension

  1. The name of a Roman gens.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative Marius Mariī
genitive Mariī Mariōrum
dative Mariō Mariīs
accusative Marium Mariōs
ablative Mariō Mariīs
vocative Marie Mariī

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Marius, can also be interpreted as a masculine equivalent of Maria. First recorded in Norway in the 18th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Marius

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [2] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 14 807 males with the given name Marius living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1980s. Accessed on April 29th, 2011.