Maree Name Meaning & Origin

Maree

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Marie:

French cognate of Mary, which is derived from the Hebrew Miryām, a name of debated meaning. Many believe it to mean "sea of bitterness" or "sea of sorrow." However, some sources cite the alternative definitions of "rebellion," "wished-for child," and "mistress or lady of the sea." The name is borne in the Bible by the mother of Jesus, the son of God.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.Buy the book

Related Names:

Marie

Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Maree Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know a Maree? What are her siblings named?

Name Lists Featuring Maree

Contribute your knowledge to the name Maree

Comments and insights on the name Maree
Personal experiences with the name Maree
Nicknames for Maree

Ree

Meanings and history of the name Maree

A spelling variation of the French name Marie, Maree has become the more common version in Australia.

Famous real-life people named Maree

Maree Cheatham, US actress

Maree in song, story & screen
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
58
No Way
Definitely

Smart?

74
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

60
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

58
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

56
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

56
No Way
Definitely

Young?

56
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?