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ˈmær i ən, ˈmɛər-Mar·i·on

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  1. Marion(ProperNoun)


  2. Marion(ProperNoun)

    , transferred from the surname, or by folk etymology seen as a masculine form of Mary.

  3. Origin: From Marion, a diminutive of Marie used in England since the Middle Ages.


  1. Marion

    Marion is a city in Grant County, Indiana, United States. The population was 29,948 as of the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Grant County. It is named for Francis Marion, a Brigadier General from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War. The city is the home of Indiana Wesleyan University, the largest evangelical Christian university in the Midwest and largest private university in Indiana. Since 2003, former Olympic skater Wayne Seybold has been Marion's mayor. Marion is also noted for being the birthplace of legendary actor James Dean and famed cartoonist Jim Davis, though both were raised in nearby Fairmount. It was also the location of the wedding of actress Julia Roberts and singer Lyle Lovett in 1993. The city is also the site of an infamous lynching of two African Americans.

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  1. A minor, A-minor, inamor, mainor, manoir, Morian, roamin', Romani

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Marion in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Marion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Marion in a Sentence

  1. Charlie Brown, Peanuts, Charles M. Schulz:

    Aunt Marion was right... Never marry a musician, and never answer the door.

  2. Steve Little:

    I do hereby proclaim today, Saturday, September 8, 2018, that Bigfoot is the official animal of the city of Marion, North Carolina.

  3. Bernard Barker:

    I just said, 'God bless you, Mr. Marion Barry, God bless your family.' I know he's going to heaven because he did a lot of good for the city.

  4. Natalie Khawam:

    Instead of rewarding a caring doctor, the Marion VA tried to silence him by terminating him, the nation’s veterans have lost a great and caring doctor.

  5. Yusef Bey:

    I grew up on Marion Barry. I was able to see his effect on Washington from my early years, i love the man and his work. He was an example for humanity - what can be done.

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