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Gender: Female Origin of Mariska: Hungarian variation of Maris, Marissa Meaning of Maris: Latin, "of the sea"

The name Mariska is a girl's name of Hungarian origin. Mariska and is often added to lists like International Variations of Mary and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven, Hell, Purgatory - Girls".

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Actress Hargitay made us notice this one, it makes a robust, energetic Slavic impression.

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Famous People Named Mariska

Mariska Magdolna Hargitay, American actress
Mariska Veres (born Maria Elisabeth Ender), Dutch singer of group Shocking Blue
Mariska Karasz, Hungarian-American fashion designer
Mariska Hulscher, Dutch TV presenter
Mariska, stage name of Anna Maria Rahikainen, Finnish rapper
Mariska Aldrich, American soprano and actress
Mariska Gárdos, Hungarian feminist and activist
Mariska Kornet, Dutch cricketer

Pop Culture References for the name Mariska

Mariska, heroine in Barbara Cartland's book "A Princess in Distress"
Mariska, character in video game "Lollipop Chainsaw"