Marcellin - Meaning of Marcellin
[ 3 syll. mar-cel-lin, ma-rcell-in ] The baby boy name Marcellin is pronounced as MaaRSah-LIHN †. Marcellin is used predominantly in the French language and it is derived from Latin origins. It is from the element 'marcus' which means dedicated to Mars. The first name is derived from the Roman family name Marcellinus (Latin), which is itself from the Roman given name Marcellus. The name was borne by Pope Saint Marcellinus (-304), who was martyred under Diocletian.
Marcellin is a variant of the name Marcel (Catalan, English, French, and German).
Marcellin is also a variant (French) of the name Mark (English, Dutch, Russian, and Scandinavian).
The name Marcellina (German and Italian) is the female version of Marcellin.
Marcellin is an unusual baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly linked to Marcellin, Mark was the most commonly used.
Baby names that sound like Marcellin include Marcelin (French), Marcelino, and Marcellino (Italian).
† English pronunciation for Marcellin: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"