Name Mariama - meaning, origin, popularity 

Mariama name meaning

What does Mariama mean?

Gender: Girl
Origin: Arabic and Hebrew
Usage: African and English
Meaning: Pious and God's Gift
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Unexpected Mariama is used mostly in English and African has its origin in Hebrew and Arabic aimed at baby girls, Mariama means "Pious or God's Gift". Mariama is resulted from Miriam. Miriam is a variation of perennial and loved Mary. Also Miriam is form of preeminent and biblical Mirjam. Miriam is derived from Mary. Outlandish Miriam has its origin in Hebrew, Miriam means "Drop, Scraped and Biblical Name".

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How popular is the name Mariama?

A common name in France with over 2516 new-borns have been given the name since 1952. Currently peaked at the charts, 121 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 467th position. Mariama is a familiar baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1971 and was able to reach the top 3000 names. In 2001, it ranked 2303rd when 74 girl were named Mariama. There are over 1739 babies that have been given the name Mariama in United States.

Mariama is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, although it has been in use since 1996 but could not make beyond the top 2000. Over 389 babies in England and Wales have been named Mariama. In Belgium, it has been in use since 2004 and achieved its top ranking of 441 in 2018. There are over 226 babies that have been given the name Mariama in Belgium. However things change on global perspective, Mariama is extremely popular in Guinea where every 1 in 30 have the name as well as in, Niger, Senegal and Sierra Leone. Also the baby name is popular in Gambia, Mali, Cameroon, Benin, Burkina Faso, Comoros, Ghana, Togo, Indonesia, Morocco and Ivory Coast. At least, 1280000 people globally have carried Mariama as their given name according to our evaluation.

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Numerological aspects of Mariama

Although you play tough all the time, deep inside, there's a sensitive soul capable of love. You have a powerful appearance. You always make the best entrance, no matter where you appear. You are all about adventure and travel. Change yourself completely. Be more open-minded and ready to learn new things. Stop undervaluing love and relationships. Make new mistakes and stop obsessing over old ones.

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  •  Iregi - Used specifically in African, Iregi means "Rebel"
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Famous people named Mariama

  • Mariama Ndoye, Senegalese writer born Mariama Ndoye
  • Mariama Bâ, Senegalese author and feminist
  • Mariama Goodman, English dancer and singer
  • Mariama Diallo in CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story as Actress
  • Actor Mariama Balde, known for movie Faat Kiné

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