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Mark Name Meaning and Origin

Mark Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Warlike, dedicated, defender

Name Origin


The name Mark means 'warlike' or 'dedicated to Mars' in Latin. It is also associated with the meaning 'defender'. The name has biblical origins and is commonly used in English-speaking countries.

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Mark Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Mark is a smooth and easy name to pronounce, with a strong consonant sound at the beginning and a gentle ending.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Mark has a good rhythm with one strong syllable, making it easy to say and remember.

Famous People Named Mark

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg is an American actor and producer known for his roles in movies such as 'The Departed' and 'Ted'. He has also ventured into business and philanthropy.

● Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg is the co-founder and CEO of Facebook, a prominent figure in the tech industry. He is known for his contributions to social media and entrepreneurship.

● Mark Twain

Mark Twain was an American writer and humorist known for classic novels like 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' and 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer'. He is considered one of the greatest American writers.

Mark Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Mark

The name Mark does not have any significant negative associations or cultural symbols. It is a widely used and respected name with positive historical and contemporary figures associated with it.

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