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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Mary

Name: Mary
Pronunciation: \m(a)-ry\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Mary's also a girl name)
Sounds Like: Mar-, Maro, Marr, Mar, Maury
Similar Names: Lary, Cary, Gary, Jary, Macy, Marc, Mark, Marq, Marly, Mars, Marty, Mart
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 699
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 12571


Mary \m(a)-ry\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Mary), is related to Joe, Mabry, Mario, Marion and Merritt.

The baby name Mary sounds like Mar-, Maro, Marr, Mar and Maury. Other similar baby names are Lary, Cary, Gary, Jary, Macy, Marc, Mark, Marq, Marly, Mars, Marty and Mart.

View a list of the 12 names that reference Mary.


Mary is a somewhat popular first name for men (#699 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#12571 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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