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Maria is a Baby Girl Name

Find out the meaning behind the name Maria.

If you can get past the definition of the name’s origin (see above), Maria really is a lovely girls name… and anything but bitter sounding! The most common name in all Spanish-speaking countries and the Latin form of Mary, Maria has a longstanding popularity in the US, as well. Cross-culturally current, with an enduring appeal (who doesn’t love the famous West Side Story song or The Sound of Music?), Maria will be well-loved for many generations to come.

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Popularity of Maria

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Characteristics of Maria

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Celebrity with the name Maria

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