Martin

Martin meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Latin
Usage: Bengali, English, Gujarati, Malayalam, German, French, Romanian, Czech, Russian, Slavic, Scandinavian, Faroese, Old Norse, Icelandic, Greenlandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Meaning: From the God Mars, War-like, Warring, Warrior and War-Like
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Used dominantly in Icelandic, Old Norse, French, English, Slavic, Scandinavian, Czech, Danish, German, Bengali, Romanian, Swedish, Finnish, Malayalam, Gujarati, Greenlandic, Faroese, Russian and Norwegian persistent and widespread, Martin is used as a gender-neutral name is came from Latin, Martin means "From the God Mars, War-like, Warring, Warrior or War-Like ". Martin is form of Martinus. Martinus is variant form of illustrous and enduring Martin. Martinus is form of Martis, the Genitive Case of Mars, the Roman God of War and Fertility in Roman language. Illustrous and Enduring Martinus's origin is Latin, meaning of Martinus is "Like Mars and Warrior of Mars". It is celebrated on November 11th.

Variants of Martin

Martinus, Maarten, Marthinus, Marty

Names that rhyme with Martin

Popularity of Martin

Martin is a very popular in United States where over 309059 new-borns have been given the name since 1880. When at its peak in 1880, it ranked 44th when 6076 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. In addition to that, the moniker has been in the top 50 baby names 6 times Also, Martin was among the popular names in Ireland. Since emerging in 1964 around 18212 babies have been given the name. At its zenith in 1964, 849 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 9th position. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 56 years. In addition to that, the first name has been in the top 10 baby names 7 times Also, Martin is a popular in France where over 62177 new-borns have been given the name since 1900. Recently the moniker is on a rise, in 2018, 2126 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 24th position. In addition to that, the given name has been in the top 50 baby names 10 times Also, Martin is a popular in Spain where over 27209 new-borns have been given the name since 2002. At its zenith in 2019, the moniker grabbed the 2nd spot and 3838 baby boys were given the name. Additionally, the first name has been in the top 5 baby names 3 times Also, Martin was a popular name in Denmark. Over 14462 babies have been named Martin since 1985. When at the peak of its usage in 1985, the moniker grabbed the 1st spot and 1190 baby boys were given the name. After 21 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Additionally, the given name has been in the top 5 baby names 7 times

A common name in England and Wales with over 4913 new-borns have been given the name since 1996. Currently the moniker is on a rise, in 1996, it ranked 109th when 435 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Also, Martin is a common name in Switzerland given to over 1650 babies in 21 years. Presently the name is rising, in 1998, it ranked 66th when 111 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Also, Martin was a common name in Finland. Over 743 babies have been named Martin since 1984. At its zenith in 1987,. After 6 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Moreover, the name has been to the top 10 baby names 3 times Also, In Sweden, Martin was once a common name since emerging in 1998 it has been given to over 2700 babies. When at the peak of its usage in 1998,. After 9 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Also, Martin was a common name in Belgium. Over 4318 babies have been named Martin since 1995. When at the peak of its usage in 1999,. However after 24 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but it is still going strong. Also, In New South Wales, Martin was once a common name since emerging in 1952 it has been given to over 5929 babies. At the peak of its usage in 1967,. After 40 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts.

Martin is a familiar baby name in Queensland, it had been in use since 1960 and was last seen in 1990, during its 30 years of usage, it was able to reach the top 100 names. In 1974, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 45 on boy names chart when 90 babies were given the name Martin. There are over 1729 babies that have been given the name Martin in Queensland. Martin is a unique baby name in Netherlands, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 400 names. In 2015, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 358 on boy names chart when 42 babies were named Martin. Over 172 people have been named Martin in Netherlands.

However things change on global perspective, Martin is extremely popular in Mexico where every 1 in 300 have the name as well as in, Germany, England, DR Congo, Czech Republic, Argentina, Kenya and Uganda. Also the baby name is popular in Cameroon, Canada, Austria, Colombia, Peru, Tanzania, Slovakia, Zambia, Guatemala, South Africa, Philippines, Ghana, Malawi, Sudan, Indonesia, Nigeria, Australia, Venezuela, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Bolivia, India, Scotland, Burundi, Chad, Papua New Guinea, Madagascar, Bulgaria, Dominican Republic, Benin, Poland, Uruguay, Central African Republic, Chile, Norway, Wales, Namibia, Paraguay, Slovenia, Congo, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Nicaragua, Egypt, New Zealand, Honduras, Cuba, Malaysia, Mozambique, Northern Ireland, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Croatia, Costa Rica, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Panama, El Salvador, Estonia and Togo. As per our estimate, over 4400000 babies have been bestowed Martin around the globe.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
20182721286
20172811276
20162561391
20152741339
20142601430164685
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Martin in Nordic countries

CountriesMenWomen
First NameSecondary NameFirst NameSecondary Name
Netherlands20061132140224
Finland84631797250

Numerological aspects of Martin

You always have the best ideas and persistence to realize each and one of them at work. People that don't give their best effort is what annoys you. You could be a poet because of the original way you express yourself. You easily adapt to new environments and want to hang around with new people. You never settle for less. Learn to let go of things that don't belong in your life anymore. You are dominant in your circle of friends.

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  •  Gaetane - Latin name Gaetane bestowed upon both genders which is used particulary in Hindi, meaning of Gaetane is "City of Central Italy or Originating from Gaeta"
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Namesakes of Martin

    Martin Agricola, German composer of Renaissance music and a music theorist
  • Martin of Tours, third bishop of Tours
  • Martin Helwig, pedagogue
  • Martin Dunwoody, emeritus professor of Mathematics at the University of Southampton
  • Martin Kamen, chemist briefly involved with the Manhattan project
  • Martin Walt, professor of electrical engineering at Stanford University
  • Martin Behaim, German mariner, artist, cosmographer, astronomer
  • Martin Guerre, a French peasant of the
  • Martin Opitz, German poet
  • Martin Hohmann, German lawyer and politician
  • Martin Ebbertz, German writer of children's books
  • Martin Abern, Marxist politician
  • Martin de Porres, Peruvian lay brother of the Dominican Order
  • Martin Delrio, Jesuit theologian
  • Martin Farquhar Tupper, English writer, and poet
  • Martin K. Weiche, neo-Nazi political figure in Canada
  • Martin and Osa Johnson, were American adventurers and documentary filmmakers
  • Martin Stephan, was pastor of St
  • Martin Boehm, American clergyman and pastor
  • Martin Newland, British journalist
  • Martin Wiener, American academic and author
  • Martin Redmond, British Labour Party politician
  • Martin Spangberg, Danish naval lieutenant in Russian service
  • Martin Schongauer, Alsatian engraver and painter
  • Martin Fischer, Swiss automobile designer
  • Martin Ruland the Elder, German physician and alchemist
  • Martin Armstrong, English writer and poet, known for his stories
  • Martin Böttcher, German composer, arranger and conductor
  • Martin Bernal, (; 10 March 1937 – 9 June 2013{{Citation
  • Martin Ebon, German American author of non-fiction books
  • Martin Wingfield, long-standing figure on the far right
  • Martin Lowry, Lowry was
  • Martin Heidegger, (; ; Heidegger's membership
  • Martin Bucer, German Protestant reformer in the Reformed tradition based
  • Martin van Creveld, Israeli military historian and theorist
  • Martin Buber, (; ; ; February 8, 1878 –
  • Martin Gutzwiller, Swiss-American physicist,
  • Martin Ryle, English radio astronomer
  • Martin Hellman, American cryptologist
  • Martin Heinrich Klaproth, German chemist
  • Martin Kutta, German mathematician
  • Martin Lister, English naturalist and physician
  • Martin Seligman, American psychologist, educator
  • Martin J. Fettman, American pathologist and researcher
  • Martin Schwarzschild, German-born American astrophysicist
  • Martin Newell, British-born computer scientist specializing
  • Martin Davis, American mathematician
  • Martin J. Taylor, British mathematician and academic
  • Martin David Kruskal, American mathematician and physicist
  • Martin Daly, Professor of Psychology at McMaster University
  • Martin Scorsese, Italian-American filmmaker and historian
  • Martin Van Buren, eighth president of the United States
  • Martin Luther King Jr., Martin Luther King Jr
  • Martin Fowler, British software developer
  • Martin Gardner, American popular mathematics and popular science writer, with interests also encompassing scientific skepticism, micromagic, philosophy, religion
  • Martin Bormann, prominent official
  • Martin Waldseemüller, German cartographer
  • Martin Strel, Slovenian long-distance swimmer
  • Martin Sheen, American actor
  • Martin Frobisher, English seaman and privateer
  • Martin Amis, British novelist, essayist, memoirist
  • Martin Parr, British documentary photographer
  • Martin Carthy, English folk singer and guitarist
  • Martin Hannett, English record producer and an original partner/director at Tony Wilson's Factory Records
  • Martin Niemöller, German theologian and Lutheran pastor
  • Martin Creed, British artist and musician
  • Martin Frederick Ansel, 89th Governor of South Carolina from 1907 to 1911
  • Martin Bashir, British journalist
  • Martin Archer Shee, Irish portrait painter and president of the Royal Academy

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