Name Maris Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Maris


Maris is a ♀ girl’s name and ♂ boy’s name. Maris thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

Origin of the name Maris

Maris is a name for boys (e.g. in Latvia) and for girls. The girl’s name derived from the Latin title for the virgin Mary “Stella Maris” (in English “star of the sea”).

What is the meaning of the name Maris?

The feminine name Maris means “of the sea” (from Latin + “mare” = sea). The masculine name Maris means “male” (from Latin “mas”).

Pronunciation of Maris

Variants of the name Maris


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Popularity of the name Maris

The name Maris is ranked #5061 overall.

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