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


Markus is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Markus?

Markus is a German, Scandinavian and Estonian variant of the ancient Roman name Marcus.

What does the name Markus mean?

Markus means “dedicated to (the Roman God) Mars“. Besides, Markus could be derived from Latin “mas” meaning “virile”, “male” or “man”.

Pronunciation of Markus

Variants of the name Markus


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Popularity of the name Markus

The name Markus is ranked #2425 overall.

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