- this week

Gender: M Pronunciation: mah-ro Meaning of Maro: "from Mars; bitter; or, myself" Origin of Maro: Latin, Hebrew, or Japanese

Maro is an ancient saints' name -- he was an Italian follower of St. Flavia and was martyred -- rarely used in modern life. The name Maro may stem from the Roman Marcellus, related to Mars, the god of war, or it may be a feminine form of Maria, connected with Mario. Maro is also a Japanese name meaning "myself."

And why couldn't Maro be more widely used today? As a masculine spin on stylish Mara, it certainly could.

Lists containing Maro:

See All List Categories

Famous People Named Maro

Pop Culture References for the name Maro