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Gender: Female Origin of Marah: Bibical place-name

The name Marah is a girl's name . Marah and is often added to lists like Biblical Place Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

Marah is where the Israelites camped right after they walked through the parted Red Sea. Marah is related to Mara and has the same "bitter" meaning.

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Famous People Named Marah

Marah Collins, American reality TV personality ("Kim of Queens")

Pop Culture References for the name Marah

'Gorsuch is my name -- Marah Gorsuch.' 'Marah,' I said. 'What a funny name!' 'Is it?' he said grimly. 'It means bitter -- bitter water, and I'm bitter on the tongue, as you may find.' [John Masefield, 'Jim Davis,' 1911]
Marah Lewis, character on soap "Guiding Light"
Marah, American rock band