Meaning of Miriam

Meaning of Miriam
Name
it Miriam
Gender
Female
Meaning
Jewish variation of Maria, it means “princess” or “lady”. Somebody attributes other meanings to the name, born also from the cult for the Virgin Maria like for example “the beloved lady”, “rebellious attitude” or “yearning of a son”.
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In Italy about 19196 people are called Miriam
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