Mar Family History
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Mar Name Meaning
Spanish, Portuguese, Galician, Asturian-Leonese, and Catalan: topographic name for someone living by the sea, from mar ‘sea’ (Latin mare). German: nickname from Middle High German mar(w) ‘tender’, ‘delicate’. Hungarian (Már): from a short form of the personal name Márkus or Márk, Hungarian forms of Marcus and Mark; or possibly from the personal name Márton, Hungarian form of Martin. Chinese: variant of Ma.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mark, May, Mari, Mara, Mak, Maro, Mare, Mars, Bar, Max