Marinus name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Marinus mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Marinus

User Submitted Origins

African Dutch (Afrikaans)

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International Interest
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  1. A male given name from Latin, feminine equivalent Marina.

Notable Persons Named Marinus

Notable Persons Named Marinus

Marinus van der Lubbe

Marinus was born on January 13th, 1909. He passed away on January 10th, 1934.

Benno de Goeij

Benno de Goeij is a trance music and progressive house record producer. He plays Piano and Synthesizer. He has had major accomplishments since 1996. Benno was given the name Marinus Bernardus de Goeij on May 19th, 1975 in Oud-Beijerland. Benno is also known as Benno, Benicio, Dutch Force, Hidden Sound System, The Quest, San, and Secilia.


Marinus was born in 70. Marinus is also known as Marinus of Tyre, Marinus the Tyrian, Marinos, Marinos the Tyrian, and Marinos of Tyre. He died in 130.

Marinus I

Marinus I was a pope. He left this life on May 15th, 0884.

Marinus II

Marinus II is a pope.

Marinus Dijkhuizen

Marinus Dijkhuizen is a soccer player for the NAC Breda, Excelsior Maassluis, S.B.V. Excelsior, SC Cambuur, FC Utrecht, Dunfermline Athletic F.C., FC Emmen, and FC Oss. Marinus was born on January 4th, 1972 in 's-Gravenzande.

  • Marinus Willett
    Office Holder
  • Marinus Boezem
  • Marinus
  • Marinus Bernadus Rost VanTonningen
  • Marinus Adrianus Koekkoek
  • Marinus Kraus
  • Marinus Adrianus Koekkoek the Younger
  • Marinus Heijnes

Notable Persons With the Last Name Marinus

Notable Persons With the Last Name Marinus

Saint Marinus

Saint Marinus was a saint. He breathed his last breath in 366.


Marinus was born in 70. Marinus is also known as Marinus of Tyre, Marinus the Tyrian, Marinos, Marinos the Tyrian, and Marinos of Tyre. He died in 130.

Wouter Marinus

Wouter Marinus is a soccer player for the PEC Zwolle and Netherlands national under-17 football team. Wouter was born on February 18th, 1995 in Zuidwolde, Netherlands.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Marinus U.S.
  White 84.76% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.76% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.52% 16.26%

Of Last Name Marinus

People with the last name Marinus are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Marinus

  • How Popular is the name Marinus? Marinus is the 23,910th most popular name of all time. As a last name Marinus was the 154,907th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Marinus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 266 babies born with the first name Marinus in the United States. That's more than enough people named Marinus to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Marinus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Marinus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Marinus is Wednesday, February 12th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Marinus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Marinus was in 1920 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Marinus Factoid: According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Marinus is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Michigan have the same name in 1916.
  • Weird things about the name Marinus: The name spelled backwards is Suniram. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ramisun. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Marinus? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 105 people with the last name Marinus.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Marinus? Marinus is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Marinus name meaning

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