Meaning of Marina
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Marina has the following meaning:
Star of the sea. Derived from Maria.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Marina is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 374 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Marina fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 80 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 612 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Marina in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Marina is pronounced as muh-ree-nuh
The following names are baby names related to Marina and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Marina: Boys - Atticus
, Girls - Carla
, Both genders - Anthony
Popular Variants for the name Marina: Mareeba
Common nicknames for the name Marina are: Mari, Mia, Mina, Rina
We think the name Marina should fall under the following style category: Everlasting
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Marina to be: Sporty and athletic woman
In one word, you might describe Marina as a(n) "sporty
See other "sporty" names for girls