Religion: Muslim How to pronounce Miriam mi-riam What does my name mean? Meaning of Miriam: Sea of Bitterness, Biblical Name, Rebelliousness, Pregnant Mother, Star of the Sea, Wished-for Child, Bitter, Sea of Sorrow, Prophetess, Scraped, Rocks, Beloved, Maybe Bitterne
Origin and Meaning
Baby name Miriam is a Hebrew name of uncertain origin. It may be derived from the Ancient Greek names Mariám and Maríā meaning "bitterness, beloved, wished for child". On the other hand it may be taken from the Egyptian mr meaning "love". The name was borne in the Old Testament by the elder sister of Moses and Aaron and after the Exodus, she came to be known as a prophetess to the people. A notable bearer of the name is Miriam Ben-Porat who was an Israeli jurist and the first female appointed to the Supreme Court of Israel and the State Comptroller of Israel from 1988–1998. Another famous bearer is Miriam Stoppard who was a British physician, author and television presenter.
Miriam was ranked 821 in 2002 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.11% from its previous ranking of 804 in 1999. Miriam was ranked 285 in 2015 US female names list and elevated by 2.73% from its previous ranking of 293 in 2014.
Full form of Miriam : Mature Independent Rebellious Intellectual Adorable Modern
Miriam is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.
Miriam is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1907 and ranked 285 (0.027486% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 106039 people wear Miriam as their first name. Miriam is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1880 and ranked 285 (0.027486% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 106039 people have Miriam as their first name. Miriam is not a native United States and Miriam may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.029663% of people in US have this given name.Complete history of Miriam
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Expression number of Miriam is 9.
Miriam are idealistic who embrace the principles of compassion and forgiveness. Miriam are visionary who is wiling to make a better world and have the ability to influence masses. Miriam are also creative and imaginative that gives them an artistic talent.
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