Maria Name Meaning, Origin & Celebrities

Here you can find the meaning of the name "Maria", as well as similar names, related meanings, origin, religion and celebrities with that name.

✦ Name

Maria

🌐 Origin

Aramaic, Armenian, Belgian, Brazilian, Bulgarian, Cyprus, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Sicilian, Slavic, Spanish, Ukrainian

⚥ Gender

Girl

📖 Religion

Christianity

✎ Meaning

Variation of Mary or Miriam which means Bitter or Wished-for child

Celebrities & Famous People Named Maria

Jose Maria Yazpik

Jose Maria Yazpik

  • Known For: Actor
  • Born: November 13, 1970
  • Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
  • Sun Sign: Scorpio
Maria Menounos

Maria Menounos

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: June 8, 1978
  • Birthplace: Medford, Massachusetts, USA
  • Sun Sign: Gemini
Eva Maria dos Santos

Eva Maria dos Santos

  • Known For: Cristiano Ronaldo's Daughter
  • Born: June 8, 2017
  • Birthplace: La Mesa, California
  • Sun Sign: Gemini
Maria Bartiromo

Maria Bartiromo

  • Known For: TV Journalist
  • Born: September 11, 1967
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn
  • Sun Sign: Virgo
Maria Ressa

Maria Ressa

  • Known For: Journalist
  • Born: October 2, 1963
  • Birthplace: Manila
  • Sun Sign: Libra
Maria Elena Boschi

Maria Elena Boschi

  • Known For: Politician, Lawyer
  • Born: January 24, 1981
  • Birthplace: Montevarchi, Italy
  • Sun Sign: Aquarius
Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro

Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro

  • Known For: Cristiano Ronaldo's Mother
  • Born: December 31, 1954
  • Birthplace: Machico, Madeira
  • Sun Sign: Capricorn
Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova

  • Known For: Tennis Player
  • Born: April 19, 1987
  • Birthplace: Nyagan
  • Sun Sign: Aries
Maria Altmann

Maria Altmann

  • Known For: Art Collector
  • Born: February 18, 1916
  • Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
  • Sun Sign: Aquarius
Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori

  • Known For: Physician and Educator
  • Born: August 31, 1870
  • Birthplace: Chiaravalle (Ancona), Italy
  • Sun Sign: Virgo
Maria Gaetana Agnesi

Maria Gaetana Agnesi

  • Known For: Mathematician, Philosopher, Theologian
  • Born: May 16, 1718
  • Birthplace: Milan
  • Sun Sign: Taurus
Erich Maria Remarque

Erich Maria Remarque

  • Known For: Novelist
  • Born: June 22, 1898
  • Birthplace: Osnabrück, Saxony, Germany
  • Sun Sign: Cancer
Maria Callas

Maria Callas

  • Known For: One of the most famous opera singers of the 20th century
  • Born: December 2, 1923
  • Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
  • Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Maria Kalesnikava

Maria Kalesnikava

  • Known For: Activist
  • Born: April 24, 1982
  • Birthplace: Minsk, Byelorussian SSR, Soviet Union (now Belarus)
  • Sun Sign: Taurus
Maria Chin Abdullah

Maria Chin Abdullah

  • Known For: Politician
  • Born: 1956
  • Birthplace: United Kingdom
  • Sun Sign: Unknown
Klaus Maria Brandauer

Klaus Maria Brandauer

  • Known For: Actor
  • Born: June 22, 1943
  • Birthplace: Bad Aussee, Austria
  • Sun Sign: Cancer
Orso Maria Guerrini

Orso Maria Guerrini

  • Known For: Actor
  • Born: October 25, 1943
  • Birthplace: Florence, Italy
  • Sun Sign: Scorpio
Maria Bakalova

Maria Bakalova

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: June 4, 1996
  • Birthplace: Burgas, Bulgaria
  • Sun Sign: Gemini
Anna-Maria Sieklucka

Anna-Maria Sieklucka

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: May 31, 1992
  • Birthplace: Lublin, Poland
  • Sun Sign: Gemini
Maria Doyle Kennedy

Maria Doyle Kennedy

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: September 25, 1964
  • Birthplace: Clontarf, Dublin, Ireland
  • Sun Sign: Libra
Maria Bamford

Maria Bamford

  • Known For: Stand-up comedian
  • Born: September 3, 1970
  • Birthplace: Port Hueneme, California, USA
  • Sun Sign: Virgo
Maria Grazia Cucinotta

Maria Grazia Cucinotta

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: July 27, 1968
  • Birthplace: Messina, Italy
  • Sun Sign: Leo
Maria Schrader

Maria Schrader

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: September 27, 1965
  • Birthplace: Hanover, West Germany
  • Sun Sign: Libra
Anna Maria Alberghetti

Anna Maria Alberghetti

  • Known For: Actor, Singer
  • Born: May 15, 1936
  • Birthplace: Pesaro
  • Sun Sign: Taurus