MARIĆ /marich/

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Frequency in population of Croatia: 11.617 (4th Most Frequent)

Largest number of persons with that surname in:
Zagreb City (1859), Slavonski Brod (618), Split (308), Rijeka (289), Zadar (282), Osijek (261), Sesvete near Zagreb (250), Vinkovci (167), Dubrovnik (144), Sisak (135), Brnaze near Sinj (128), Požega (124), Vukovar (123), Knin (115), Pula (101), Vukšić near Benkovac (100), Županja (94), Marići near Kanfanar (92), Nova Gradiška (73), Čajkovci near Vrpolje (70) Petrinja (70)

Possible meaning: originated from a Christian first name Maro (male) or Mara (female), with the meaning “descendant of Maro” or “descendant of Mara”.