Miriam

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew מִרְיָם (Miryam), possibly from Aramaic מרים (Maryām), bitter, from a root מר (MR) meaning "to be bitter". The meaning of this name which is the Old Testament equivalent of Mary has been debated for centuries. Some other explanations are mutiny / rebellion / disobedience from a root מרי.

Proper noun[edit]

Miriam

  1. Sister of Moses and Aaron, and the daughter of Amram and Jochebed.
  2. A female given name.

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Czech[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Miriam f

  1. A female given name, cognate to Miriam.

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Miriam

  1. A female given name, variant of Mirjam.

Dutch[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Miriam ?

  1. A female given name, variant of Mirjam.

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Miriam

  1. A female given name, variant of Mirjam.

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Miriam

  1. A female given name, variant of Mirjam.

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Miriam f

  1. Miriam (female given name)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Miriam f

  1. A female given name

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Miriam

  1. A female given name, variant of Mirjam.