Marc Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Mark:
English cognate of the Latin Marcus, a name of debated origin and meaning. Most believe it has its root in Mars, the name of the Roman mythological god of war, and thus give it the meaning “war-like.” Others, however, think it to be from mas (manly) or from the Greek malakoz (soft, tender). The name was borne in the Bible by one of the four evangelists, the author of the second Gospel.
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- Comments and insights on the name Marc
From my research the name Marc means Peaceful Warrior which fits my son named Marc. A warrior at heart he has overcome huge obstacles to be where he is now.
- Personal experiences with the name Marc
Hi, I'm Marc 17 years old.
A bit uncommon, I only met another Marc once.
I like the sound of the name, it sounds somewhat classy.
Marc its a quite common Catalan name. It's also common in Belgium and France. It's the European version of Mark.
- Nicknames for Marc
Marcy Marc, Marvelous Marc, Manny
- Meanings and history of the name Marc
- Famous real-life people named Marc
Marc-Edouard Vlasic - Defenseman on the San Jose Sharks
Marc Anthony - Latin music artist and ex-husband of Jennifer Lopez
Marc Jacobs - fashion designer
Marc Elvin Morales - YouTube star
Marc Allen Lee - US Navy SEAL, first to be killed in Iraq, and the name behind Americas Mighty Warriors.
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