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Origin and popularity of the name MARKUS

Origin

Markus : 1: German Dutch and Swedish; Hungarian (Márkus): from the personal name Markus from Latin Marcus (see Mark). This form of the surname is also found elsewhere in (central) Europe e.g. in Czechia Slovakia and Croatia.2: Germanized form (variant of Markusch) of Sorbian Markuš: from the personal name Markuš a cognate of 1 above.3: Slovenian Croatian and Slovak (Markuš): from an archaic vernacular form of the Latin personal name Marcus (see Mark).4: Arabic: variant of Markos 5.

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Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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Geographic distribution of the 11,725 individuals with the name MARKUS on Geneanet.

 

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    (119 individuals)
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    (118 individuals)

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