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

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Myriam is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Myriam

Myriam is a French form of the biblical name Miriam, which is of Hebrew and Egypt origin.

Meaning of Myriam

Myriam means “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea” (from Hebrew “mir/mar” = bitter/drop + “jam” = sea) or “star of the sea” (from Hebrew “מאור/ma’or” = star) and “beloved” (from Egypt “mry”). Besides, Myriam means “rebelliousness”, “exalted one” or “wished for child” in Hebrew.

Pronunciation of Myriam

Alternate spelling of Myriam

Miriam Mirjam

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