Masc. of Mary.
Forms of Mary were used by men in France and Italy from the late 15th C, often as a second given name or as part of a compound name.
- Middle French
- ● 1564 Marie RegPCC-1 p. 63
- ● 1527 Maria (nom) Rome1527 p. 83
- ● 1498 Maria (nom) MHCG2 264
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Maria". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2019, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2019/1/name/Maria.