What secrets hide behind “Maria” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Maria” is of Latin origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Airam.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Riaam.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Maria’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Maria is a name that suggests you give up what you want so other people can have what they need. Like a six-sided cube, your personality is steady and balanced. You are very creative and artistically oriented but also willing to take action to accomplish your goals. Often you volunteer to work on civic projects and make your fair share of responsibility. Others seek your advice because you carefully listen to their problems.
Your heart’s desire is to settle conflicts and create harmony. Natural born peacemaker and a spiritual idealist are some of the words that describe you. You specialize in religion, philosophy, and less traditional forms of healing. The quest for enlightenment is one of your life-long pursuits. You are aware of the thoughts and feelings of others and makes you selective in choosing your friends.
When people hear the name Maria, they perceive you as someone who is a family person, good provider, and protector. Others may trust you and feel secure with your judgment. Even though you are neatly dressed, you are more concerned with price and durability rather than being attractive. You are a person that can be counted upon to do what is necessary.
You won’t stop until you finish your task. You are a high-energy worker! You fit well in a structured workplace. It makes you feel secure and financially stable. You have a sensible and practical attitude toward life.
Your most likely vocation: teacher, philosopher, educator, religious zealot, scientist, minister, instructor, writer, producer of luxury and beauty goods, manager of restaurant, irrigationist, horticulturist, zoologist, shipping magnate.
Lucky colors: All varieties of blue except the very bright blues
Lucky gem(s): Emerald, turquoise
Lucky day(s): Sunday, Monday, and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Verbena, dog rose, violets, walnuts, all types of beans, apricot, almonds
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Hey Maria! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Word search MARIA. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Maria” is the 81st most popular baby girl’s name in Maryland as reported in the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 53 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1973. A total of 7,717 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1964 with a total of 10,142 babies. That’s a lot of baby Marias.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Maria” was recorded 550,263 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Marias to occupy the country of Maldives with an estimated population of 451,738.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 125 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1929 with a rank of #100 nationwide and was registered 2,538 times as a baby girl’s name. Maria became a popular girl’s name in the state of Arizona in the year 1910. It ranked #2 with 29 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1949 in the state of Texas with 2,467 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Arizona for 109 years from 1910 to 2018 (may not be consecutive). It’s also popular in the state of Texas for 109 years (may not be consecutive).
For the past nine decades (1929 to 2018), the name “Maria” was recorded 509,745 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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