Marianna: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Marianna

Possibly a fancied-up version of the name Marian, which means "bitter." Or it could also be a combo of Mary (also meaning "bitter") and Anna, meaning "grace." So maybe your little Marianna will graciously share her Oreos, but then be resentful about it.

Nicknames:

Mari, Ria, Rianna, Anna, Annie.

Famous people named Marianna:

Actresses Marianna Palka and Marianna Hill; singer Marianna Martines.

Fun fact:

In some European countries, Marianna is pronounced mar-YAH-nah.

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