Marien Family History
Marien Name Meaning
Flemish German and Dutch: metronymic from the personal name Maria . German: topographic name for someone who lived by a church named for one of the Marys of the New Testament: Mary the Mother of Jesus Mary Magdalene or Mary sister of Martha. French: from the male personal name Marien (popularized by the 6th-century St. Marien of Auxerre) Latin Marianus (see Mariano ). French (Picardy): from the Old French oblique case of the personal name Marie .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press