Meaning of the name: Marah, bitter; bitterness. Related names are: Naomi
. The translations of Mara in 8 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Maria in Spanish
to Mare in Albanian!
And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, call me Mara: for the Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me. (RUT 1:20)