Masc. of Mary.
Forms of Mary were used by men in France and Italy in the 16th 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
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Maria". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2016, no. 4. http://dmnes.org/2016/4/name/Maria.