Globally, Mara (Mara , Мара , 玛拉 , along with others...) is a widespread unisex first name. The forename Mara is habitual in Bulgaria, where it is a common female name, Croatia, and Italy, where it is quite a common girly name (explore the name in all countries). In absolute terms, it most frequently occurs in Brazil, India, and Italy. Likewise, Mara is the last name as well as the forename.
Mara is also a name from the Bible. Explore more in our Biblical names portal!
|Mara||Brazil, Argentina, Italy, United States, India|
|Мара||Russia, Serbia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Kazakhstan|
|مارا||Iraq, Egypt, Palestinian Territory|
|Mará||Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Spain|
Amarrar, Mahr, Mare, Maria, Marr, Marà, Marâ, Mară, Maŕa, Mařa, Muru, Màra, Màrà, Màrâ, Mára, Márà, Márá, Mářa, Mâra, Mârâ, Mârã, Mãrâ, Mãrã, Mãrą, Mære, Māra, Mąrą, Nightmare, Tamara, Μάρα, Мараь, מארא, מרה, مارة, مارى, مىرى, मर, মর, মারা, มระ, มะระ, มะร๊ะ, มะโหรา, มารค์, มาระ, มาระเนตร, แมรา, မရ, ့မရ, ម៉ារ៉ា,
Mara is also a prevalent name for the fictitious and mythical characters: Mara Jade , the fictional character in Star Wars, Star Wars Galaxies; Salome , the follower of Jesus; Mara , the character from novel Đurađ Branković : a historical novel; Maria Matzerath , the fictional character from The Tin Drum by Günter Grass and Mary of Clopas , the One of the women present at the crucifixion of Jesus, and in many other works.
|mara bar-serapion Syrian author, TR (b. 50)|
|mara šarić RS (b. 1861)|
|mara tavčar SI (b. 1882)|
|mara hus Slovenian writer, SI (b. 1900)|
|mara hoffmann AT (b. 1891)|
|mara louise pratt-chadwick American educator, physician and writer (1857-1921), US (b. 1857)|
|mara antelling Conegliano 1864 - 1904, IT (b. 1864)|
|mara kiseljak (b. 1855)|
|mara feldern-förster German actress, DE (b. 1866)|
|mara samsa IT (b. 1906)|
|mara rúbia Brazilian actress, BR (b. 1918)|
|mara rupena Slovene teacher and politician, SI (b. 1918)|
|kamisese mara President of Fiji (1920-2004), FJ (b. 1920)|
|pol mara Belgian painter (1920-1998), BE (b. 1920)|
|mara taborska Czecho-Yugoslav actress, CZ (b. 1879)|