Marc

Marc - A very unique male name



  Jun 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Marc appeared on the charts for the first time in 1915 on position #1661. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Marc and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Marc? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Marc. The baby boy name Marc was given to 365 baby boys in 2012, ranking #607 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,496 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Marc peaked in popularity 49 years ago in 1970 on position 60.



Famous with this name

Marc Webb
Marc Blucas
Marc Anthony


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Marc is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Marc is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #276 - and is the least popular in North Carolina at position #942.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Marc is where you live.


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Marc origin and meaning

Marc is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Marc, pop culture references for the name Marc and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Marc

We've found the following names that sound similar to Marc, sorted by popularity.

Mark / Marcus / Maurice / Morris / Marco / Marcos / Marquis / Mauricio / Markus / Marquise /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012607
2011585
2010589
2009579
2008457
2007450
2006409
2005386
2004337
2003318
2002283
2001266
2000229
1999238
1998243
1997230
1996233
1995223
1994214
1993215
1992213
1991196
1990163
1989159
1988150
1987143
1986136
1985129
1984131
1983125
1982136
1981134
1980119
1979119
1978107
1977100
197699
197589
197485
197381
197282
197170
197060
196963
196884
1967101
1966107
1965108
1964115
1963123
1962122
1961133
1960136
1959140
1958143
1957140
1956133
1955126
1954133
1953144
1952154
1951149
1950168
1949167
1948175
1947192
1946217
1945228
1944353
1943412
1942411
1941404
1940535
1939710
1938677
1937731
19361032
1935773
19341229
19331634
19321079
19311521
19301207
19291455
19281353
19271848
19261863
19221559
19211916
19151661

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey276
New York333
Pennsylvania375
Massachusetts414
Utah433
Maryland452
California464
South Carolina469
Florida475
Illinois510
Texas568
Georgia602
Virginia613
Ohio787
Michigan820
Washington887
North Carolina942

Even more about Marc


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Marc a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Marc?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1970
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Marc
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 4,496
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1915
2012 births +365

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