The name Mark is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "warlike". Mark is ranked #203 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop one with middles ... BOYS :)".
From the experts:
After centuries of lagging behind other apostle names Peter and Paul, Mark suddenly caught on in the early 1950s, reaching Number 6 by 1960. It was in the Top 10 from 1955 to 1970 and second only to Michael in popular boy names starting with M.
Mark Twain was, of course, the pen name taken by Samuel Clemens. Prominent current bearers include actor Mark Ruffalo, Mark Wahlberg (the onetime Marky Mark) and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.
Lists containing Mark:
- Classic Baby Names for Boys
- Traditional Baby Names
- Boy Names ALWAYS in the Top 1000
- One-Syllable Middle Names for Boys
- Bible Names for Boys
- Middle Names for Boys
- Top 1980s Baby Names
- Christian Baby Names
- Most Common Names for Boys
- Middle Names