The name Marni originates from several languages, including Hebrew, meaning "rejoice", and Latin as a variant of "Marina", meaning "of the sea". It also has derivations from Gaelic and Swahili. "Marni" and "Marnie" are the two most common spellings of the female first name, ranking 2446 and 1498, respectively, out of 4275 for females of all ages in the 1990 U.S. Census.

Due to its many derivations, a number of alternate spellings and related variant names exist, including:

  • Marni
  • Marnie
  • Marny, a Scandinavian variant of Marina
  • Marne
  • Marna
  • Marnette
  • Marnina

Famous bearers of this name include: As a given name:

  • Marnie Stern, an American musician, songwriter, and guitarist
  • Marni Angel, American rock star
  • Marni Brooks, actress
  • Marni Gillard, American storyteller
  • Marnie Hughes-Warrington, Australian professor and author
  • Marni Jackson, Canadian non-fiction author
  • Marni Kinrys, founder of the Wing Girl Method
  • Marni McGee, children's book author
  • Marnie Michaels, fictional character from the HBO series Girls (TV series)
  • Marni Nixon, Hollywood voice specialist
  • Marnie Reece-Wilmore, Australian actress
  • Marni Thompson, Canadian actress
  • Marnie Woodrow, Canadian writer and journalist

As a surname:

  • Helen Marnie, British musician
  • Sir Henry Marny
  • Robert de Marny

Other articles related to "marni":

You Again? - Plot
... The film opens in 2002 with Marni (Kristen Bell), an acne-riddled high school senior at Ridgefield High School, with glasses and braces, making a video about how much she hates high school, and ... However, at a very important basketball game, Joanna pushes the mascot (Marni), who runs into Will, resulting in a loss of the game ... When Marni meets Joanna for the first time in eight years, Joanna seems to not recognize her ...
Marni (disambiguation)
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Consuelo Castiglioni
... Though she has no training in fashion, she founded the fashion label Marni in 1994, and the line has recently risen to prominence ... She is married to Gianni Castiglioni, who is Marni's CEO ... In 2009 she worked with Kim Gordon on geometric designs for Marni ...
Marni (clothing) - Stores and Corporate Information
... Marni sells clothing in sixteen countries boutiques locations include London, New York City, Los Angeles, Beijing, Shanghai, Sydney, Moscow, Kuwait, and Tokyo ... Marni "prides itself on its Italian heritage"—its entire line is made in Italy—and does not have any licensees ... Castiglioni's husband, Gianni, is Marni's CEO, and their daughter Carolina runs the online store ...