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Meaning of Marten

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The name Marten has the following meaning:

Warlike or "the god of war". Martin is derived from Latin "Martinus," which comes from the name "Mars," the Roman god of war.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Marten is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Marten for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Martin, of which the name Marten is a variant.
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The name Marten is very likely a(n) French variant of the name Martin.

See other suggested French boy baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Martin.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Marten and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Marten: Boys - Augustus, Felix, Ignatius, Jovan, Vincent, Girls - Laverna, Luna, Magnolia, Olevia, Palma, Qiana, Rosemary, Both genders - Florence, Sage


The name Marten is a variant of Martin. Other popular variants of the name Martin are: Maarten (Dutch), Mairtin (Irish), Marcin (French), Marinos, Martainn (Scottish), Martan (Irish), Martel (French), Martell, Marten (French), Marti (Catalan), Martie, Martijn (Dutch), Martinez (Spanish), Martinho (Portuguese), Martinien, Martino (Italian), Martinos (Greek), Martins (Latvian), Martinus, Marto (Spanish), Marton, Martti (Finnish), Marty (English), Martyn (Russian), Merten (German), Morten (Danish), Tin (Spanish), Tino (Spanish)


We think the name Marten should fall under the following style category: African-American.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Marten to be: Strait-laced businessman

In one word, you might describe Marten as a(n) "strait-laced" person.

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