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Gender: Female Meaning of Mar: "sea" Origin of Mar: Latin

The name Mar is a girl's name meaning "sea". Mar and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

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The Spanish and Portuguese word for "sea" is a Top 100 name in Spain. In America, it's sometimes used as a nickname for names like Martina and Marina, but it could also plausibly stand on its own.

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WakahisaDManami Says:


Mar is also a unisex Icelandic name, it means sea too.