Marcos

Marcos - A very unique male name



  Jan 16,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Marcos appeared on the charts for the first time in 1911 on position #649. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Marcos and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Marcos? 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 Marcos. The baby boy name Marcos was given to 862 baby boys in 2012, ranking #345 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,904 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Marcos peaked in popularity 21 years ago in 1996 on position 226.



Famous with this name

Marcos Cesana
R. Marcos Taylor
Marcos Farias


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Marcos is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Marcos is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #154 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,003.

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 Marcos is where you live.


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Marcos origin and meaning

Marcos is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Marcos, pop culture references for the name Marcos and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Marcos

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

Mark / Marcus / Marc / Maurice / Morris / Marco / 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
2012345
2011340
2010309
2009279
2008262
2007255
2006248
2005246
2004244
2003244
2002248
2001242
2000243
1999244
1998236
1997233
1996226
1995249
1994259
1993260
1992269
1991265
1990278
1989303
1988311
1987308
1986287
1985286
1984302
1983298
1982316
1981308
1980310
1979349
1978339
1977347
1976358
1975333
1974357
1973362
1972389
1971416
1970421
1969440
1968470
1967471
1966516
1965478
1964507
1963550
1962541
1961555
1960576
1959571
1958624
1957659
1956655
1955629
1954691
1953653
1952652
1951691
1950624
1949632
1948677
1947828
1946649
1945695
1944787
1943747
1942797
1941754
1940719
1939764
1938742
1937917
1936745
1935817
1934762
1933778
1932748
1931688
1930755
1929733
1928769
1927759
1926959
1925753
1924821
1923741
1922884
1921709
1920743
1919951
1918930
1917783
19161233
19151030
1914739
1913769
1912802
1911649

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico154
Arizona216
Texas222
District of Columbia229
California234
Nevada252
Florida257
Massachusetts314
Colorado318
New Jersey338
Illinois344
Oklahoma370
New York374
Washington376
Kansas387
Wisconsin395
Virginia405
Iowa416
Oregon435
Connecticut437
Georgia470
North Carolina552
South Carolina585
Maryland587
Indiana592
Utah605
Pennsylvania616
Minnesota653
Missouri718
Tennessee735
Louisiana792
Michigan888
Ohio1003

Even more about Marcos


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 Marcos 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 Marcos?

2 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
1996
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Marcos
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,904
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1911
2012 births +862

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