Mariana: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Mariana

A variation of Marian, this name derived from Mars, the name of the Roman god of war. Good luck getting through the threenage (and teenage) years with this fighter, but remember that girls who fight often achieve great things.

Nicknames:

Mari, Ana, Mia.

Famous people named Mariana:

19th-century English author Mariana Starke; Brazilian actress Mariana Ximenes; professional tennis player Mariana Díaz Oliva; Spanish liberalist heroine from the 1800s Mariana Pineda; Argentine field hockey player Mariana Rossi.

Fun fact:

The Mariana Islands are a crescent-shaped archipelago in the western North Pacific Ocean.

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