What does the name Marian mean? The meaning of the name Marian is Bitter, Or From The Sea. The origin of the name Marian is English. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Alternate spellings: Maryan
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Name Notes: Medieval diminutive form of Mary.
Marian - The Sisters of Mercy