Myriam pronunciation - Meaning of origin

Origin of first name:

Elders, French, Hebrews

Meaning of the name:

The name Myriam comes from the Hebrew terms mar and yâm meaning respectively "gout" and "sea".

Myriam is the original form of the name Marie.


Mauritanian sprinter Myriam Soumaré, French politician Myriam El Khomri, South African singer Myriam Makeba, French political scientist Myriam Benraad, French volleyball player Myriam Kloster, Lebanese singer and actress Myriam Fares, French singer Myriam Abel , French actress Myriam Boyer, French international footballer Myriam Assenat, French actress and screenwriter Myriam Mézières, French director and screenwriter Myriam Aziza, Swiss tennis player Myriam Casanova, Canadian athlete Myriam Bédard, Luxembourgish actress Myriam Muller or the Mexican poet journalist Myriam Moscona.

In the Bible, Myriam is the sister of Moses, who saved him by placing his basket on the Nile.

His character :

Myriam is a person of character who never lets herself walk on her feet. Particularly attached to her independence, she has a strong personality from a young age. She hates receiving orders and prefers to live life as she sees fit. She is very determined in all her endeavors. Full of confidence, Myriam always aims high and is fully committed to what she does. In addition, Myriam is appreciated for her understanding and common sense. Passionate and romantic, she sometimes tends to lock herself in her bubble.


Maryam, Mariam, Meremem, Miryam and Miriam.

His party :

The Myriam are celebrated on August 15th.

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