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Mariah - Meaning of Mariah

What does Mariah mean?

Meaning of the name MariahMiaMariaMaryMollyMiriamMarianaMaliaMarilynMillieMarissaMaiaMariamMarieMaryamMaraMarjorieMariannaMariyah

[ 3 syll. ma-riah, mar-i-ah ] The baby girl name Mariah is pronounced Maa-RIYYaa- †. Mariah's origin is Hebrew, and its use, English.

Mariah is a variant spelling of Maria in the English language.

Mariah is also a variant of Mary (English).

Mariah is popular as a baby name for girls. The name's popularity rose from the 1970s up to the 1990s. At the modest height of its usage in 1996, 0.284% of baby girls were given the name Mariah. Its ranking then was #63. The baby name has since experienced a decline in popularity. In 2017, it ranked at #193 with a usage of 0.086%. Within the group of girl names directly linked to Mariah, Maria was the most popular. It was 68% more popular than Mariah in 2017.

Baby names that sound like Mariah include Maaria (Finnish), Marija (Latvian, Lithuanian, Russian, and Slavic), Mariya (Russian, Slavic, and Ukrainian), Mariyah (English), Maharae, Maharey, Mahari, Maharie, Mahary, Mahira (Arabic, English, and Hebrew), Maila (English), Maira (English, Spanish, Irish, and Hawaiian), Manari, Manarri, Manjarey, Manjari, Manjarie, Manjary, Mariae, and Marijo.

† Pronunciation for Mariah: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)"

A famous person named Mariah is Singer Mariah Carey, born 27 March 1970, Huntington, New York.


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