Markus

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Markus

  1. A male given name; an occasional spelling variant of Marcus.

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Markus

  1. Mark (the Evangelist).
  2. A male given name.

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References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 2889 males with the given name Markus (compared to 5644 named Marcus) have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 2000s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Markus

  1. Mark (biblical character).
  2. A male given name.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑrkus/
  • Hyphenation: Mar‧kus

Proper noun[edit]

Markus

  1. Mark the Evangelist.
  2. A male given name.
    • 1922 Anni Swan, Pikkupappilassa, WSOY (1966), page 71:
      —Nimeni on Mark, kuului hiljainen, mutta päättävä ääni ikkunan luota.
      Markus sinä olet, Markus.Se on siisti raamatullinen nimi. Ole kiitollinen siitä, että sinulla on niin säädyllinen nimi ja sitä paitsi...
      —Voi, täti, Mark on paljon viehättävämpi kuin Markus. Se kuuluu oikein romanttiselta! huudahti Ulla punoittavin poskin.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmaʁkʊs/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /ˈmaːkʊs/ (common; particularly northern and central Germany)

Proper noun[edit]

Markus

  1. Mark the Evangelist (biblical character).
  2. A male given name.

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Markus

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐍂𐌺𐌿𐍃

Norwegian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Markus

  1. Mark the Evangelist.
  2. A male given name.

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References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [2] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 6268 males with the given name Markus (compared to 3280 named Marcus) living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 2000s. Accessed on 19 May, 2011.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Markus

  1. Mark the Evangelist.
  2. A male given name. Spelling variant: Marcus

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [3] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 18 057 males with the given name Markus (compared to 36 338 named Marcus) living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1980s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.