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Marian

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English

Proper noun

Marian

  1. A female given name, a variant of Marion often also interpreted as a contraction of Mary and Ann.

Quotations

  • 1598, William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part 1: Act III, Scene III:
    There's no more faith in thee than in a steward prune, nor no more truth in thee than in a drawn fox; and for womanhood, Maid Marian may be the deputy's wife of the ward to thee.

Adjective

Marian

  1. of, or relating to the cult of the Virgin Mary

German

Proper noun

Marian [[Category:Template:lang:de proper nouns|Marian]]

  1. A male given name derived from Latin Marianus, derivative of Marius.

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