Meaning:Of the sea
Maris is a feminine name of Latin origin meaning “of the sea.” It comes from the Latin mare, which means “the sea,” and is derived from the phrase Stella Maris meaning “star of the sea”—an ancient Latin title for the Virgin Mary. Parents who love the hopeful symbolism behind Maris may also adore Marisa, Marina, and Maristela which are related names with similar definitions. Whether you choose Maris or one of its dazzling variations, the sea and marine life will undoubtedly become a source of inspiration and admiration for baby.

Famous People Named Maris

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  • Roger Maris
    Baseball Player
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