Latin, Hebrew, or Japanese
"from Mars; bitter; or, myself"

Maro Origin and Meaning

The name Maro is a boy's name of Hebrew, Latin, Japanese origin meaning "from Mars; bitter; or, myself".

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.

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Famous People Named Maro

  • Saint Maron or Maro4th,century Syriac Christian hermit monk in the Taurus Mountains
  • Maro Balić (born 1971)a Croatian water polo player
  • Maro Sargsyan (born 1973)an Armenian artist
  • Maro Engel (born 1985)a German racing driver
  • Maro Joković (born 1987)a Croatian water polo player
  • Maro Itoje (born 1994)an English rugby union player
  • Publius Vergilius Maro aka VirgilRoman epic poet

Maro in Pop Culture

  • Marosumo wrestler in manga "Black Cat"
  • Maro is a female name in Greece.