Mark is a male name of Latin origin. The owner of this name has a difficult, sometimes even hard, character and strong unbending will. The influence of Saturn on a man gives him a narcissism, dedication and desire to win in everything and always.
For relatives and close friends, Mark is a strong support and support, he respects the personal space and point of view of each person.
There are three options for decrypting the name Mark. According to the first, it has Greek roots and is derived from the Latin “marcus”."what means "hammer" or "hammer".
According to another version, Mark is a short form in the name of the Greek deity of the war of Mars. The third states that the meaning of the name is directly related to the French word "marquis"that translates as "marquis".
In Russia, the name appeared with the advent of Christianity, along with Greek writing. Today, Mark is on the 32nd line of the list of common male names.
Full name is Mark. In various countries there are many of its derivatives:
- Easily soiled;
Best of all for a man with that name are suitable patronymic Sergeevich, Maksimovich, Igorevich, Kirillovich.
One of the most famous people with this name is Mark Tulius Cicero. Other celebrities: Mark Zakharov, Mark Twain, Marc Chagall, Marcus Aurelius, Mark Antokolsky.
In Orthodoxy, the patron saint is the Rev. Mark the Grave-Digger. According to the story, his work was grave-digging with his bare hands for the dead. The grave-digger was a believing person and a protector of weak and oppressed people.
He died in the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, where his relics are still kept.
In addition to the Grave Digger, patron saints are:
- Mark the Evangelist, disciple of Christ;
- Mark of Egypt, a disciple of John Chrysostom.
According to the church calendar, all holders of the name in question can celebrate their names on one of the following dates:
- January 11, 15, 16, 27;
- February 1 and 23;
- April 11th;
- May 8 and 27;
- June 2 and 18;
- July 16 and 17;
- August 7 and 31;
- September 28;
- October 7 and 20;
- November 9, 12, 15, 22;
- 5, 7 and 31 December.
Patrons and talismans named:
- Zodiac signs: Virgo and Taurus.
- Patron Planet: Saturn.
- Luckyseason: Spring.
- Animal: yak
- SuccessfulColour: yellow, magenta, white.
- Flowers: Aralia, purslane.
- A rock: agate, diamond.
In Russia, the name Mark is perceived as foreign, which leaves a certain imprint on the character of its owner. It has a strong energy, so its owner is always in the center of attention and stands out among the crowd.
The type of character is sanguine; restrained people fit this description, who skillfully hide their feelings and emotions, realistically and soberly look at the world.
Mark is a little reserved person and does not intend to open his soul and secrets even to close people. He is a little narcissistic and arrogant, which sometimes repels others and relatives from him.
From the positive traits of character there are such qualities as:
- interpersonal skills;
- propensity for leadership;
- honesty and frankness.
Mark has developed intellectual abilities, in his house there are always a lot of books, magazines, various literature. Some people turn their creative side of life into work.
A prominent example of this is the famous writer Mark Twain and the artist Marc Chagall.
Also, the owners of this name love card games, but, losing, often come to anger and can behave unceremoniously and impolitely. They also enjoy extreme sports and travel.