Meaning:
God of War
Warlike

Origin:
English, Dutch

Sharp, Defined, Meticulous

The Lion

Mark is an English and Dutch name that derives from Latin name: Marcus. It means ‘god of War’, stemming from the Roman god Mars. It is also considered to mean ‘Warlike’.

It is renowned for being the name of the second gospel of the Bible. Saint mark is the patron saint of Venice, and his symbol is the Lion.

Some variations include the French – Marc, and the Italian and Spanish – Marco.