Markus - Meaning of Markus
[ 2 syll. mar-kus, ma-rk-us ] The baby boy name Markus is pronounced as MAARKuhS (German) †. Markus is used mostly in the English, German, Hungarian, American English, Czech, Dutch, Latvian, and Scandinavian languages. Its language of origin is Latin.
In addition, Markus is a variant spelling (English, German, and Hungarian) of the English, Scandinavian, French, and German name Marcus.
Markus is also a derivative (American English, Czech, Dutch, German, Hungarian, Latvian, and Scandinavian) of the English, Dutch, Russian, and Scandinavian name Mark.
Markus is somewhat popular as a baby boy name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1992, 0.019% of baby boys were given the name Markus. It was #514 in rank then. The baby name has substantially fallen in popularity since then, and it is of very light use in recent years. In 2012, its usage was only 0.013% and its ranking #825. Out of the family of boy names directly linked to Markus, Marcus was the most widely used. In 2012, it was 10 times more popular than Markus.
Baby names that sound like Markus include Manraj, Manric, Manrique, Marcas, Marceau, Marci, Marcio, Marco, Marcos, Marcous, Marcoux, Marcus, Marcuss, Mareechee, Marek, Marka, Markas, Markco, Markee, and Markeece.
† Pronunciation for Markus: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; UH as in "look (L.UH.K)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"