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Boy Name: Markus

Name: Markus
Pronunciation: \m(a)-rkus, mar-kus\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: dedicated to Mars
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Markos, Marquis, Marcos, Marcas, Marquus, Marques, Markiss, Markise, Markess, Markese
Similar Names: Marius, Magus, Maks, Marinus, Marque, Markov, Marko, Markey, Markel, Marqui, Mars, Maurus, Parks, Parkes
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1029
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 7263

Description

Markus \m(a)-rkus, mar-kus\ as a boy's name is a variant of Marcus (Latin) and Mark (Latin), and the meaning of Markus is "dedicated to Mars".

The baby name Markus sounds like Markos, Marquis, Marcos, Marcas, Marquus, Marques, Markiss, Markise, Markess and Markese. Other similar baby names are Marius, Magus, Maks, Marinus, Marque, Markov, Marko, Markey, Markel, Marqui, Mars, Maurus, Parks and Parkes.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Markus.

Popularity

Markus is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1029 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#7263 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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