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Slovenian Genealogy

Marija, the most common Slovenian name

Marija is the most common female name in Slovenia and in each of its statistical regions. This name was the most commonly assigned female name until 1969. Mary is today a lady who is on average almost 70 years old. The name Mary also appears in ten male compound names. This is what Martina Žnidaršič wrote on the portal of the state […]

Slovenian Genealogy

What does the name Marija mean and what does Mar (ic) a

Marija is the most popular female name in Slavic history. It is the name of the Mother of God Mary, which spread throughout the world at the same time as the spread of Christianity. In Slovenia, it began to spread especially after the end of the Middle Ages. Linguists have given some 60 different explanations for the meaning of the name Mary. The most plausible and plausible explanation is that […]