Mary Name Meaning, Origin & Celebrities

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

✦ Name

Mary

🌐 Origin

Aramaic, Ghana, Hebrew, Nigerian

⚥ Gender

Girl

📖 Religion

Judaism

✎ Meaning

Hebrew - Wished for child; Sea of bitterness; To Swell; A variant form of Marilyn; As Mary;

Celebrities & Famous People Named Mary

Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Mary Elizabeth Winstead

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: November 28, 1984
  • Birthplace: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States
  • Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Mary Steenburgen

Mary Steenburgen

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: February 8, 1953
  • Birthplace: Newport, Arkansas, United States
  • Sun Sign: Aquarius
Mary-Kate Olsen

Mary-Kate Olsen

  • Known For: Actress, Fashion Designer
  • Born: June 13, 1986
  • Birthplace: Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Sun Sign: Gemini
Mary Elizabeth Ellis

Mary Elizabeth Ellis

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: May 11, 1979
  • Birthplace: Laurel, Mississippi
  • Sun Sign: Taurus
Mary McCormack

Mary McCormack

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: February 8, 1969
  • Birthplace: Plainfield, New Jersey
  • Sun Sign: Aquarius
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: November 17, 1958
  • Birthplace: Lombard, Illinois
  • Sun Sign: Scorpio
Mary Stuart Masterson

Mary Stuart Masterson

  • Known For: Actress, Director
  • Born: June 28, 1966
  • Birthplace: New York City, U.S.
  • Sun Sign: Cancer
Catherine Mary Stewart

Catherine Mary Stewart

  • Known For: Actress
  • Born: April 22, 1959
  • Birthplace: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Sun Sign: Taurus
Mary Lou Retton

Mary Lou Retton

  • Known For: Artistic gymnast
  • Born: January 24, 1968
  • Birthplace: Fairmont
  • Sun Sign: Aquarius
Mary Berry

Mary Berry

  • Known For: Food Writer, TV Presenter
  • Born: March 24, 1935
  • Birthplace: Bath, Somerset
  • Sun Sign: Aries
Mary Bell

Mary Bell

  • Known For: Murder Convict
  • Born: May 26, 1957
  • Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England
  • Sun Sign: Gemini
Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige

  • Known For: Singer-songwriter
  • Born: January 11, 1971
  • Birthplace: The Bronx, New York City, New York
  • Sun Sign: Capricorn
Mary Matalin

Mary Matalin

  • Known For: Political Consultant
  • Born: July 19, 1953
  • Birthplace: Chicago Illinois, U.S.
  • Sun Sign: Cancer
Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene

  • Known For: Disciple of Jesus Christ
  • Born: Unknown
  • Birthplace: Magdala
  • Sun Sign: Unknown
Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft

  • Known For: Novelist
  • Born: April 27, 1759
  • Birthplace: London, England
  • Sun Sign: Taurus
Mary Edwards Walker

Mary Edwards Walker

  • Known For: Surgeon, Feminist, Activist
  • Born: November 26, 1832
  • Birthplace: Oswego
  • Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Mary Pickford

Mary Pickford

  • Known For: Actress, Producer, Screenwriter
  • Born: April 8, 1892
  • Birthplace: Toronto
  • Sun Sign: Aries
Mary Leakey

Mary Leakey

  • Known For: Paleoanthropologist
  • Born: February 6, 1913
  • Birthplace: London, England
  • Sun Sign: Aquarius
Mary Somerville

Mary Somerville

  • Known For: Mathematician, Linguist, Translator, Astronomer, Scientist
  • Born: December 26, 1780
  • Birthplace: Jedburgh
  • Sun Sign: Capricorn
Mary Watson Whitney

Mary Watson Whitney

  • Known For: Astronomer
  • Born: September 11, 1847
  • Birthplace: Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
  • Sun Sign: Virgo
Mary II of England

Mary II of England

  • Known For: Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland
  • Born: April 30, 1662
  • Birthplace: St James's Palace
  • Sun Sign: Taurus
Mary Todd Lincoln

Mary Todd Lincoln

  • Known For: Former First Lady of the United States
  • Born: December 13, 1818
  • Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky
  • Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Mary Boleyn

Mary Boleyn

  • Known For: Mistress of Henry VIII
  • Born: 1499
  • Birthplace: Blickling Hall, Blickling, United Kingdom
  • Sun Sign: Unknown
Mary Anderson

Mary Anderson

  • Known For: Inventor
  • Born: February 19, 1866
  • Birthplace: Greene County
  • Sun Sign: Pisces