Markas - boys name

Markas name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 83%

Markas name meaning:

The name Markas, primarily used as a boy's name, has its origins rooted in both Lithuanian and ancient Roman culture. In Lithuanian, Markas is the equivalent of the name Marcus or Mark in English. The name Marcus itself is of Latin origin, derived from Mars, the Roman god of war. Therefore, the name carries the meaning of "warlike" or "martial", embodying strength and valor.

Markas, with its historical and cultural depth, can also be interpreted to signify a leader or someone who is assertive and pioneering. The connection to Mars emphasizes a fearless and determined character, suggesting that a person named Markas might possess leadership qualities and courage. This name, encompassing both an ancient resonance and a modern appeal, serves as a powerful identifier for individuals in contemporary societies, bridging past and present with its timeless significance.


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Overall UK ranking: 825 out of 4789

38 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Markas

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