US Popularity:4623
Origin:Spanish
Other Origin(s):Latin, Portuguese
Meaning:Sea
Mar is a gender-neutral name of Spanish and Portuguese origin. Rooted in Latin, it comes as a diminutive of the expression mare, meaning “sea.” The name Mar makes for an awesome personal name, but it's also core to the popular Spanish and Portuguese surnames De Mar and Del Mar. Parents may even recognize it from Nuestra Señora del Mar_,_ a devotional title belonging to the patron saint of Almería, Spain. Wherever the tide takes your little one, may they be inspired by this lovely elemental moniker.

Mar Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Mar is currently #4623 in U.S. births
Boy:Mar is currently #13996 in U.S. births
Girl:Mar is currently #5643 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2022
Gender:
Girl
#5643
in 2022
+ 3283
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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