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Gender: Female Meaning of Mariska: "drop of the sea, bitter, or beloved" Origin of Mariska: Hungarian diminutive of Maria

Mariska Origin and Meaning

The name Mariska is a girl's name of Hungarian origin meaning "drop of the sea, bitter, or beloved".

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

The meaning of Maria is uncertain, but theories include "drop of the sea" (from Hebrew roots mar "drop" and yam "sea"); "bitter" (from Hebrew marah "bitterness"); and "beloved" (from the Egyptian root mr).

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raevynstar Says:

2014-04-02T16:06:11

I LOVE this name!