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Gender: F Origin of Mars: Roman god of war

Men may be from Mars, but now that not one but two celebrities -- singer Erykah Badu and Workaholics star Blake Anderson -- have named their daughters Mars, we have to add it to the girls' roster. It fits right in with the other mythological names gaining in popularity today.

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Famous People Named Mars

Mars Argo, American singer
Mars Ilah Anderson (b. 2014), daughter of comedian Blake Anderson
Mars Merkaba Flowers-Wright (b. 2009), daughter of musicians Erykah Badu and Jay Electronica

Pop Culture References for the name Mars

Mars, Roman god of war
Mars, red planet named for the god
Sailor Mars aka Rei Hino, female character on anime "Sailor Moon"
Mars, female character in video games Pokemon Diamond and Pearl
"Veronica Mars," TV show and its main character
"Eyes of Laura Mars," 1978 film
30 Seconds to Mars, American rock band
The Mars Volta, American rock band
"Life on Mars," TV show
Mars, Inc., U.S. candy company