Marie

Marie - A very unique female name



  Jan 23,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Marie, meaning bitter, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #9. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Marie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Marie? 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 Marie. The baby girl name Marie was given to 458 baby girls in 2012, ranking #583 on the national girl baby name top chart.

Must Try: Find A Perfect Name Based On Your Last Name...

With that position 1 in 3,086 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Marie peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1911 on position 9.



Famous with this name

Marie Avgeropoulos
Marie Windsor
Marie Espinosa


How would you rate Marie, 1-5?

Rating: 5/5 (2 people)


Marie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Marie is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #157 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #935.

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 Marie is where you live.


Comment and discuss




Marie origin and meaning

Marie is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means bitter. To see famous people named Marie, pop culture references for the name Marie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Marie

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

Mary / Maria / Mariah / Myra / Mayra / Maura / Mara / Mari / Moriah / Mireya /

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
2012583
2011610
2010575
2009575
2008550
2007555
2006571
2005514
2004500
2003507
2002431
2001402
2000372
1999362
1998367
1997361
1996345
1995318
1994299
1993261
1992239
1991226
1990213
1989196
1988189
1987182
1986175
1985178
1984173
1983161
1982155
1981143
1980145
1979148
1978147
1977149
1976149
1975164
1974175
1973169
1972166
1971157
1970154
1969145
1968135
1967125
1966113
1965106
1964109
1963108
1962113
1961109
1960103
1959103
1958106
195798
195696
195592
195479
195386
195282
195178
195072
194967
194860
194757
194654
194549
194448
194345
194243
194142
194041
193937
193837
193735
193632
193533
193434
193333
193231
193127
193026
192922
192821
192720
192618
192516
192414
192314
192214
192114
192013
191912
191812
191712
191612
191511
191410
191310
191210
19119
19109

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Montana157
Alaska184
District of Columbia188
Wisconsin405
Massachusetts416
Oregon421
Arizona428
Ohio429
Pennsylvania434
Maryland436
Kansas454
Utah472
Colorado508
Indiana518
Louisiana525
Virginia540
Illinois547
Michigan590
Tennessee595
North Carolina612
New York615
California624
New Jersey667
Washington670
Texas675
Florida695
South Carolina723
Minnesota741
Alabama746
Georgia935

Even more about Marie


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 Marie 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Marie?

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.

Recommended articles


#
On chart
1911
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Marie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,086
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +458

About Us

What's BabyNameScience.com? Our team of researchers have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years. From Mary (#1 in 1910) to Madison (#8 in 2012) - We have collected and organized names from over 290 million births to help you find the perfect name for your baby.

Try our free Smart Name Finder

Rather than random suggestions or alphabetically sorted lists we'll give you smart suggestions based on your input and preferences. Give it a try!

  Try Now