Mirjam

♀ Name Mirjam – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Mirjam

Mirjam is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Mirjam

Mirjam is biblical name of Hebrew and Egypt origin. She was the sister of Moses in the Old Testament.

Meaning of Mirjam

Mirjam means “beloved” (from Egyptian “mry”), but as well “sea of bitterness” or “drop of the sea” (from Hebrew “mar/מַר” = bitter + “yam/יָם” = sea) and “star of the sea” (from Hebrew “maor/מאור” = star/light). Besides, Mirjam means “exalted one” (from Hebrew “róm/רוֹם” = height), “rebelliousness” or “wished for child”.

Pronunciation of Mirjam

Alternate spelling of Mirjam

Miriam Miryam Myriam

Mirjam in the categories

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Name Statistic: Mirjam is ranked #1662 overall ↑ 32

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  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 5299 ↓↓ -656
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 6567 ↓↓ -615
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 8475 ↑↑ 472
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3028 ↓↓ -164
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1014 ↑ 34
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 7462 ↑↑ 170
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 7057 ↑↑ 453
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 3198 ↑↑ 146
  • 🇫🇷 France: 7768 ↑↑ 675
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4380 ↑↑ 631
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 9902 ↑↑ 2336
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12245 ↓ -61
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4673 ↔ 0
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1810 ↓↓ -144
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4684 ↓↓ -588
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4654 ↓↓ -248
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1678 ↑ 3
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 4362 ↑↑ 451
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