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Gender Male
Meaning Of Mars,
Origin Roman
Related names Martyn, Marta
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Martin is a common given and family name in most European languages. It derives from the Latin name Martinus, which is a diminutive form of Mart-, the stem of the word for "war" and also the Roman god Mars. The meaning is usually rendered "Of War", "Warlike", or in reference to the God as "Of Mars." Marta is a Georgian (Georgian: ), Italian, Spanish, Polish and Portuguese given name for females, derived from Hebrew (Judæo-Aramaic) name מַרְתָּא Martâ The lady, but some sources claim that it was in use even before the establishment of Christianity, meaning dedicated to Mars. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

One well-known Irish family are called Martyn. Martyn, or Martin, surname of one of The Tribes of Galway, Ireland. ...

It has also been popular among Protestants due to Martin Luther. In addition, Black American children are often given the name in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.. Martin Luther (November 10, 1483 – February 18, 1546) was a German monk,[1] priest, professor, theologian, and church reformer. ... Martin Luther King redirects here. ...



in the United Kingdom

Martin is a village in Hampshire, United Kingdom, close to Fordingbridge. ... Martin is a village north-east of Dover in the county of Kent in England. ... Martin is a small, ancient, village just north of Timberland, Lincolnshire, located in the middle of a large flat Fen. ... Martin Hussingtree - a small village situated between Droitwich Spa and Worcester in the county of Worcestershire, England. ... Martin Mill, which takes its name from the adjacent village of Martin has a railway station on the Dover to Deal railway line. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with WWT Martin Mere. ... WWT Martin Mere is a wetland reserve managed by the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust at Burscough, Lancashire, six miles from Ormskirk and ten miles from Southport (Merseyside). ...

in the United States

Martin is a town in Marion County, Florida, United States. ... Martin is a town located in Franklin County, Georgia. ... Martin is a city in Floyd County, Kentucky, United States. ... Martin is a village located in Red River Parish, Louisiana. ... Martin is a village located in Allegan County, Michigan. ... Martin is a city located in Sheridan County, North Dakota. ... Martin is a city located in Bennett County, South Dakota. ... Martin is a city located in Weakley County, Tennessee. ... Martin City is a census-designated place located in Flathead County, Montana. ... Martin County is a county located in the state of Florida. ... Martin County is a county located in the state of Indiana. ... Martin County is a county located in the state of Kentucky. ... McLeod County is a county located in the state of Minnesota. ... Martin County is a county located in the state of North Carolina. ... San Martin is a census-designated place and an unincorporated town located in Santa Clara County, California. ...

in Slovakia

Martin (Slovak: Turčiansky Svätý Martin until 1950, Hungarian: , German: Turz-Sankt Martin, Latin: Sanctus Martinus / Martinopolis) is a town in northern Slovakia, situated on the Turiec river, under the Lesser Fatra mountains, near the city of Žilina. ...

in Spain

  • Martín (river), a tributary of the Ebro

For the Spanish truck maker of the same name, see Ebro trucks. ...

in Australia

Martin is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Gosnells. ...

in Antarctica

Martin Peninsula (74°20′ S 114°30′ W) is a peninsula about 96 km (60) mi long and 32 km (20 mi) wide that is ice covered except for a few rock outcrops along its margins, located between Getz Ice Shelf and Dotson Ice Shelf on the coast...

People, first name

Father Gaspar Garcia Laviana (called Martín as nom de guerre) was a Nicaraguan priest who took up arms to fight as solider with the Sandinista Front for National Liberation (FSLN) in 1978. ... Saint Marinus was the founder of one of the worlds oldest surviving republics, San Marino, in 301. ... Statue of Saint Martin cutting his cloak in two. ... St. ... Saint Martin of Dumio (c. ... For other uses, see Braga (disambiguation). ... Saint Martin of Leon, with Saint Isidore of Seville appearing before him Saint Martin of Leon (ca. ... Martin I, born near Todi, Umbria in the place now named after him Pian S. Martino, was pope from 649 to 655, succeeding Theodore I in June or July 649. ... Marinus I (or Martin II), Pope between December 16, 882- May 15, 884. ... Marinus II (Martin III), born in Rome, was Pope from 942 to 946. ... Martin IV, né Simon de Brion (ca. ... Martin V, né Oddone Colonna or Odo Colonna (1368 – February 20, 1431), Pope from 1417 to 1431, was elected on St. ... Martin I (1356—1410), the Elder, the Humane, the Ecclesiastic, King of Aragon (1396 - 1410), King of Sicily (1409 - 1410) was the last direct descendant in legitimate male line of Wilfred the Hairy, Count of Barcelona, to rule Aragon. ... Martin I of Sicily (c. ... Martin Pierre Brodeur (IPA: ) (born May 6, 1972, in Montreal, Quebec) is a professional ice hockey goaltender who has played his entire National Hockey League career with the New Jersey Devils. ... Martin Brundle (born June 1, 1959) is an English motor racing and former Formula One driver known chiefly as the man who ran Ayrton Senna close in British Formula Three and as ITV Sport F1 commentator. ... Dr. Martin Clunes (born 28 November 1961 in Wimbledon, South London) is an English actor. ... Martin Cooper is invited to join COMPUTEX Taipei 2007 e21 Forum. ... Bo Martin Erik E-Type Eriksson is a musician who was born in Uppsala, Sweden in 1965. ... Martin Eriksson (born 15 June 1971 in Stockholm) is a retired Swedish pole vaulter. ... Martin Ferguson Martin John Ferguson, AM (born 12 December 1953), Australian politician, has been an Australian Labor Party member of the Australian House of Representatives since March 1996, representing the Division of Batman, Victoria. ... Martin Gore (born Martin Lee Gore, 23 July 1961, Basildon, Essex, England) is an English songwriter, lyricist, singer, guitarist and keyboardist. ... Martin Heidegger (September 26, 1889 – May 26, 1976) (IPA ) was a highly influential German philosopher. ... Johan Martin van der Horst (born April 2, 1965 in Heemskerk, Noord-Holland) is a retired volleyball player from the Netherlands, who represented his native country at two Summer Olympics (1992 and 2000). ... Martin Osborne Johnson CBE (born March 9, 1970) is a former England rugby union player and captain. ... Martin Luther King redirects here. ... Martin Kippenberger (born 25 February 1953 in Dortmund, died 7 March 1997 in Vienna), was an influential German artist whose penchant for mischievousness made him the focus of a generation of German enfants terrible including Albert Oehlen and Markus Oehlen, Georg Herold[1], Dieter Göls, and Günther F... Martin Lang is an Australian former rugby league player. ... Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence (born April 16, 1965, in Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany) is an American actor, comedian, director and producer. ... Martin Luther (November 10, 1483 – February 18, 1546) was a German monk,[1] priest, professor, theologian, and church reformer. ... For the former U.S. politician and member of the House Of Representatives, see Marty Meehan. ... For pre-Arthur Griffith use of the political name, see Sinn Féin (19th century). ... The Provisional Irish Republican Army (Irish: Óglaigh na hÉireann) (IRA; also referred to as the PIRA, the Provos, or by some of its supporters as the Army or the RA.[2]) is an Irish Republican, left wing[3] paramilitary organisation that, until the Belfast Agreement, sought to end Northern... Martín Mondragón (born November 11, 1953) is a retired long-distance runner from Mexico, who won the 1988 edition of the Los Angeles Marathon. ... Martin Müürsepp Martin Müürsepp (born September 26, 1974 in Tallinn, Estonia) is an Estonian basketball player. ... Martin Offiah MBE (born 29th December 1966) is an English rugby league player. ... Owen Martin OHagan, was an Irish journalist, born June 23, 1950. ... Martin Joseph OMalley (born January 18, 1963) is a Democratic politician and the 61st and current Governor of Maryland. ... Martin Reim (born May 14, 1971 in Tallinn) is a football midfielder, member of the Estonian national team. ... Martin St. ... Martin Sastre (born February 13, 1976 in Montevideo, Uruguay) is a contemporary Uruguayan media artist working with film, video, sculpture, photography and drawing. ... Martin Marcantonio Luciano Scorsese (IPA: AmE: ; Ita: []) (born November 17, 1942) is an American film director, writer and producer and founder of the World Cinema Foundation. ... Martin Sheen (born August 3, 1940) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe Award-winning American actor. ... Martin Silva Martin Silva (born September 4, 1952) is a Toronto, Ontario politician and radio personality. ... Martin Strel is a Slovenian ultra marathon swimmer, born: October 1, 1954, Mokronog, Slovenia. ... Martin Teffer (born June 7, 1965 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland) is a retired volleyball player from the Netherlands, who represented his native country at two consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1988. ... Martin Van Buren (December 5, 1782 – July 24, 1862), nicknamed Old Kinderhook, was the eighth President of the United States from 1837 to 1841. ... Martin Walsh (born 8 November 1955) is an Academy Award winning film editor best known for Chicago and V for Vendetta movies. ...

People, family name

Drama and television

Andrea Martin (born January 15, 1947) is a Tony Award-winning American actor and comedienne. ... Barney Martin (March 3, 1923 – March 21, 2005) was an American actor. ... Demetri Martin (born May 25, 1973) is an Emmy Award-nominated American comedian, actor, musician, and writer, best known for his work as a stand-up comedian and as a contributor on The Daily Show. ... Dick Martin (born January 30, 1922 in Battle Creek, Michigan) is an American comedian. ... Duane Martin Duane Martin (born on January 1 1970 in Hollywood, California, USA) is an African-American film and television actor. ... Jennifer Martin is an American voice actress who provides the voice of Ms. ... Karlheinz Martin (May 6, 1886-January 13, 1948) was a German stage and film director, best known for his expressionist productions. ... Kellie Noelle Martin (born October 16, 1975) is an American television actress. ... María Alejandra Martín Castillo (born in Caracas) is Venezuelan actress. ... Millicent Mary Lillian Martin (born 8 June 1934) is an English actress, singer and comedienne. ... Pamela Martin is a Canadian television personality. ... Pamela Sue Martin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Paul Merton (born Paul Martin 9 July 1957[1]) is an English actor, deadpan comedian and writer, who is best known as a panellist on the BBC TV show Have I Got News for You and Radio 4s Just a Minute, as well as Channel 4s Whose Line... Philip Martin (born 1938 in Liverpool) is an English television screenwriter. ... Quinn Martin (May 22, 1922 – September 6, 1987), born Martin Cohn,[1] was one of the most successful American television producers. ... For other uses, see Steve Martin (disambiguation). ... Strother Martin, (March 26, 1919 – August 1, 1980) was an American character actor in numerous films and television programs. ... Tisha Campbell-Martin (born October 13, 1968 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA) has starred in television shows such as Martin (as Gina Waters) and My Wife and Kids (as Janet Kyle). ... Tony Martin Tony Martin (born 10 June 1964) is a comedian and writer from Te Kuiti, New Zealand who has had a successful TV, radio, stand-up and film career in Australia. ...

Painting and sculpture

Agnes Martin (March 22, 1912 – December 16, 2004) was a Canadian-American minimalist painter. ... Don Martin (May 18, 1931 – January 6, 2000) was a popular American cartoon artist whose best-known work appeared in MAD magazine from 1956 to 1988. ... Eugene J. Martin, self-portrait, 1990 Eugene James Martin (b. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... This biography does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... John Martin may refer to: John Martin (Bailiff of Guernsey), Bailiff of Guernsey (1499-1510) John Martin, (d. ... Mark Martin is an American cartoonist. ...

Literature and journalism

  • Ann M. Martin (born 1955), American author of The Baby-sitters Club series
  • David Martin (poet) (1915 - 1997), Australian poet
  • George R. R. Martin (born 1948), American science fiction and fantasy writer
  • J. P. Martin (1880 - 1966), English Methodist minister and writer
  • Judith Martin (born 1938), American journalist and etiquette writer ("Miss Manners")
  • Malachi Martin (1921 - 1999), Irish Roman Catholic priest and religious author
  • Martha Evans Martin, American author of The Friendly Stars (1907)
  • Roland S. Martin, American journalist
  • Valerie Martin (born 1948), American novelist

Ann Matthews Martin (born August 12, 1955, in Princeton, New Jersey) is an American author of childrens and young adult books, most notably the The Baby-sitters Club series. ... David Martin (22 December 1915 - 1 July 1997), known as a Australian poet, was born Lajos or Ludwig Detsinyi, into a Jewish family in Hungary (then part of Austro-Hungary). ... George Raymond Richard Martin, sometimes called GRRM, born September 20, 1948 in Bayonne, New Jersey is an American author and screenwriter of science fiction, horror, and fantasy. ... J. P. (John Percival) Martin (1879-1966) was an English author best known for his Uncle series of childrens stories. ... President George W. Bush and Laura Bush stand with 2005 National Humanities Medal recipient Judith Martin. ... Malachi Martin The Reverend Dr. Father Malachi Brendan Martin (July 23, 1921 – July 27, 1999) was a Roman Catholic Jesuit priest who became a popular author and speaker upon various fringe topics such as exorcisms, Satanism, Liberation Theology, the Tridentine liturgy, obscure points of Catholic dogma and the geopolitical importance... Roland S. Martin is an African-American author, syndicated columnist with Creators Syndicate, and radio talk show host. ... Valerie Martin (born 1948, Missouri) is an American novelist and short story writer. ...


Andrew Test Martin (born Andrew J. Martin on March 17, 1975 in Whitby, Ontario) is a Canadian professional wrestler. ... Alfred Manuel Billy Martin (May 16, 1928 – December 25, 1989) was an American second baseman and manager in Major League Baseball. ... Fighting Bob Martin (November 11, 1897 - 1978) was a heavyweight boxing champion who became the Heavyweight Champion of the American Expeditionary Forces and Inter-Allied Armies during World War I. He fought against future heavyweight champion, Gene Tunney, in 1918, but lost in 4 rounds. ... Camilla Martin (born 23 March 1974) is a female badminton player from Denmark. ... Charles Edward Capel Martin (born in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, April 21, 1913 - dead in Chelsea, London, February 19, 1998) was an auto racing driver from England. ... Craig Martin (born July 15, 1957 in Niagara Falls, Ontario) is a former Canadian national soccer team player, who was a member of the team that competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. ... Christopher Dennis Alexander Martin-Jenkins, known as CMJ (born 20 January 1945), is a cricket journalist and commentator for Test Match Special (TMS) on BBC Radio 4. ... Christy Martin (born June 12, 1968) is a female boxer. ... Curtis Martin is a former American football running back. ... Frank Martin (born May 1, 1933 in Cayuga, Ontario) is a retired professional ice hockey player who played 282 games in the National Hockey League. ... Thomas Eugene Martin (born January 12, 1947 in Americus, Georgia) is a former Major League Baseball outfielder. ... Jacques Martin (born October 1, 1952 in St. ... Jamie Martin is an American football quarterback for the St. ... Jesse Martin (born August 26, 1981, Dachau, Germany) is an Australian sailor who became the youngest person to circumnavigate the world solo non-stop and unassisted in 1999. ... José Miguel González Martín del Campo, also known as Míchel, (born March 23, 1963 in Madrid) is a Spanish football midfielder. ... Kim Martin (born February 28, 1986 in Stockholm, Sweden) is a Swedish national ice hockey goaltender. ... Lee Andrew Martin (born February 5, 1968 in Hyde) is a former English football player. ... Lee Brendan Martin (born September 9, 1968 in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire) is an ex-professional footballer, who played as a goalkeeper for many teams in the north of England. ... For other people by the same name, see Lee Martin. ... 2006 car Mark Anthony Martin (born January 9, 1959 in Batesville, Arkansas) is a NASCAR Nextel Cup Series driver for Dale Earnhardt, Inc. ... Markko Märtin (born November 10, 1975 in Tartu) is a rally car driver from Estonia, who competed in the World Rally Championship from 2000 until 2005. ... See Marc Dutroux for his ex-wife, whose name is also Michelle Martin. ... Johnny Leonard Roosevelt “Pepper” Martin (February 29, 1904 - March 5, 1965) was a Major League Baseball player. ... Russell Nathan Coltrane Jeanson Martin Jr. ... Tamaurice Nigel Tee Martin is a football quarterback who has played in the National Football League and Canadian Football League. ... Todd Christopher Martin (born July 8, 1970, in Hinsdale, Illinois) is a former professional tennis player from the United States. ...


Billy Martin plays drums and percussion for the avant-garde jazz-funk trio Medeski, Martin & Wood. ... Bob Martin is an Austrian singer, who was the first of that nationality to participate in the Eurovision Song Contest, at its 1957 event. ... This article is about the Coldplay musician. ... C.F. Martin & Company is a guitar manufacturer established in 1833 by Christian Frederick Martin. ... Dean Martin (born Dino Paul Crocetti, June 7, 1917 – December 25, 1995) was an American singer, film actor, and comedian. ... Eric Martin (born on October 10, 1960, in Long Island, New York State) is a singer, best known as the former vocalist of hard rock band Mr. ... CD cover of recordings of Martins cello and violin concertos. ... For other uses, see George Martin (disambiguation). ... Marilyn Martin (born 4 May 1954 in Tennessee) is an American singer. ... Mary Virginia Martin (b. ... Martin Karl Max Martin Sandberg (born February 26, 1971) is a Grammy-nominated,[1] Swedish pop-dance music producer and songwriter. ... Philip Martin (born 1947) is a Irish pianist and composer. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Smile Empty Soul is a three-piece alternative rock/post-grunge music group from Santa Clarita, California. ... Tony Martin (born December 25, 1912) is an American actor and traditional pop singer. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

Politics and law

Gov. ... Clare Majella Martin (born June 15, 1952) is an Australian politician. ... David Martin (born August 26, 1954) is a British Labour Party politician, and member of the European Parliament for the Scotland region. ... Del Martin (born May 5, 1921) and Phyllis Lyon (born 1924) are an American lesbian couple known as feminist and gay-rights activists. ... Gregory Martin is a Canadian politician. ... Hans-Peter Martin (born August 11, 1957) is an Austrian journalist who has also been a Member of the European Parliament since 1999. ... James Grubbs Martin (born 11 December 1935) was a Republican governor of the state of North Carolina from 1985 to 1993. ... Jesse M. Martin was a Democratic Governor of the U.S. state of Arkansas. ... John Wellborn Martin (June 21, 1884- February 22, 1958) was the twenty-fourth governor of Florida. ... Joseph Martin (September 24, 1852-March 2, 1923) was a lawyer and politician in British Columbia and Manitoba. ... Joseph William Martin, Jr (November 3, 1884 - March 6, 1968) was an American politician from North Attleborough, Massachusetts. ... Joshua Lanier Martin (December 5, 1799–November 2, 1856) was the Democratic Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama from 1845 to 1847. ... Keith P. Martin, PC, MP, BSc, MD (born April 13, 1960, in London, UK) is a Canadian physician and politician. ... Contrarian Founding Father Luther Martin Luther Martin (February 9, 1748–July 8, 1826) was a politician and one of United States Founding Fathers, but refused to sign the Constitution because he felt it violated states rights. ... Mark Martin (born 29 April 1963) is an American judge, currently an Associate Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court. ... Michael John Martin MP (born 3 July 1945) is the current Speaker of the House of Commons in the United Kingdom. ... Micheál Martin (born August 1, 1960) is a senior Irish Fianna Fáil politician. ... Patrick Pat Martin (born December 13, 1955 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a Canadian politician. ... Paul Edgar Philippe Martin, PC, MP, BA, LLB, LLD (h. ... The Right Hon. ... Colonel Richard Humanity Dick Martin (15 January 1754–6 January 1834), was an Irish politician and animal rights activist. ... Richard Martin fitz Oliver, (c. ... Anthony Tony Martin (born August 31, 1948 in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland) is a Canadian politician. ... William Melville Martin (August 23, 1876-June 22, 1970) served as Liberal Premier of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan from 1916 to 1922. ... William McChesney Martin, Jr. ...


Anders Martin-Löf is a Swedish mathematician. ... Missing image Photo submitted by Martin Hornby - (Gallaher Cigarette Cards) Arthur Martin-Leake was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces. ... Alberta Martin (December 4, 1906_May 31, 2004) was perhaps the last known widow of a Confederate soldier. ... General Claude Martin. ... La Martiniere Calcutta is the La Martiniere College branch in Calcutta, India. ... La Martinière College is a private school located in Lucknow in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. ... La Martiniere Lyon is the La Martiniere College branch in Lyon, France. ... Colonel Sir Claude Martin(e) Wade C.B. Agent to the Governor- General for the Affairs of the Punjab and North-West Frontier, 1823-1840[2]. He managed relation between the British and important rulers in India like Maharaja Ranjit Singh and Shah Shuja, King of Afghanistan. ... General Claude Martin. ... Denys R. Martin ( -1970) ranks among the most distinguished philatelists of the Twentieth Century. ... Donald A. (Tony) Martin is a set theorist and philosopher of mathematics at UCLA. Among his most notable work are the proofs of Borel determinacy (from ZFC alone), the proof (with John R. Steel) of projective determinacy (from suitable large cardinal axioms), and his work on Martins axiom. ... Glenn Luther Martin 1920 Glenn Luther Martin (January 17, 1886 - December 5, 1955) was an aviation pioneer who started the Glenn L. Martin Company, which later became part of Martin Marietta, and todays Lockheed Martin. ... Dr. James Martin is a consultant and author, has been called the guru of the information age, and was nominated for a Pulitzer prize for his book, The Wired Society: A Challenge for Tomorrow. ... Lillian Martin (born March 17, 1924) is a Deltona, Florida resident who went missing along with her Grandson Joshua Bryant on May 12, 2001. ... Martin Martin (?1699-1719) was a Scottish writer, he is best known for his work A Description of the Western Isles of Scotland (1695), particularly noted for its information on St Kilda. ... Marc Dutroux (born 6 November 1956 in Brussels) is a Belgian criminal, convicted of having, in 1995 and 1996, kidnapped, tortured and sexually abused six girls, ranging in age from 8 to 19, four of whom he murdered. ... Michael L. Martin, Ph. ... Peter E. (Ed) Martin (born Wallaceburg, Ontario 1888, died Detroit, Michigan, 1944) was a leading early production executive of the Ford Motor Company. ... Richard Martin fitz Oliver, (c. ... Samuel Elmo Martin (born 1924) is a former professor of Far Eastern Languages at Yale University and an author of books on the Korean and Japanese languages. ... Categories: Canadian people stubs | 1943 births | Spouses of the Prime Ministers of Canada ... Anthony Edward Martin (born 1944) is a Norfolk farmer and cause célèbre as a result of his action in shooting two burglars who were robbing his home; he was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison, but his conviction was reduced to manslaughter on appeal. ... Tony Martin (born 1942), a historian, has been a Professor of Africana Studies at Wellesley College for over thirty years. ... Tyrone G. Martin is a US Navy commander and naval historian, notable as an authority on the USS Constitution (Old Ironsides), of which he was the 49th captain, between 1974 and 1978. ... Spring Hill Library William Martin (1829-1900) was a Victorian architect who worked in Birmingham, England, particularly in the practice Martin & Chamberlain. ...

Derived surnames

They generally mean "descendant of Martin".

  • Martínez in Spanish
  • Martins in Portuguese
  • Martini in Italian
  • Maartens in Dutch
  • Martinsson in Swedish
  • Martinssen in Danish and Norwegian
  • Martinescu in Romanian
  • Martinic in Croatian
  • Martinev in Russian, Bulgarian
  • Martinski in several Slavic languages
  • McMartin or Mac Martin in Scottish
  • Martyn in most English-speaking countries

Martinez is the name of several places in the United States of America: Martinez, California Martinez, Georgia Martinez, New Mexico Martinez, Texas Martinez is also surname of several people: Angie Martinez - Puerto Rican musician Conchita Martinez - Spanish tennis player Eduardo Cardinal Martínez Somalo - high official in the Roman curia... In Latvian mythology, Martins was a god who protected the Latvian people, and their livestock such as horses, during the winter months, from thieves, cold and starvation. ... See: Martini (cocktail) - a popular cocktail. ... Martyn, or Martin, surname of one of The Tribes of Galway, Ireland. ...

Fictional Martins

First name

Martin is a character in the philosophical novel Candide by Voltaire. ... Martin the Warrior is an anthropomorphic mouse in the Redwall series by Brian Jacques. ... Martin Crane (often called Marty) is a fictional character of the TV show Frasier. ... This article or section may need to be cleaned up and rewritten because it describes a work of fiction in a primarily in-universe style. ... Martín Fierro is an epic poem by the Argentinean writer José Hernández. ... Martin Albert Fowler is a fictional character in the popular BBC soap opera EastEnders. ... Martin is an American television sitcom produced by HBO Independent Productions (a subsidiary of HBO, in turn a division of Time Warner) that aired for five seasons from August 27, 1992 to May 1, 1997 on FOX. The show starred comedian Martin Lawrence and Tisha Campbell. ... Martin Prince, Jr. ... Iracema is one of the three indigenous novels by José de Alencar. ... Martin Septim, in his Emperors robes and wearing the Amulet of Kings. ... My Favorite Martian was an American television sitcom aired on CBS from September 29, 1963 to September 4, 1966 for 107 episodes (75 in black and white 1963-1965, 32 color 1965-1966). ... Adam and Paul is a 2004 Irish film. ...

Family name

Daniel Martin is a 1977 novel/Bildungsroman by John Fowles. ... The Patriot is a 2000 film starring Mel Gibson and directed by Roland Emmerich. ... Pincher Martin (Faber and Faber 1956) is the third novel by William Golding (author of Lord of the Flies). ... Information Date of birth September 1, 1963 Children Jamie Martin, Kathy Mershon and Jenny Carey Address Pine Valley, Pennsylvania Portrayed by Matthew Anton (1973-1977) John E. Dunn (1978-1981) Michael E. Knight (1982-present) Thaddeus James Tad Martin is a resident of the fictional town of Pine Valley on... Operation Mincemeat was a highly successful British deception plan during World War II which convinced the German High Command (OKW) that the Allies would invade the Balkans and Sardinia instead of the island of Sicily, the actual objective. ... The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, is an American childrens television series that airs on the Disney Channel. ...


  • Martin (film), a 1977 movie directed by George A. Romero
  • "Martin", a 1983 song by Soft Cell, inspired by Romero's film, from the album The Art of Falling Apart
  • Martin (TV series), an American situation comedy (1992 - 1997) produced by actor and comedian Martin Lawrence
  • Martin (Play) is a 1972 television play written by Alasdair Gray
  • Big Martin, a character from Jasper Fforde's Thursday Next novels
  • "Martin", a song in German by Mireille Mathieu.
  • Martinreport[1], a Web site chronicling the evolving ways that people freely associate with one another to solve common problems, mutually benefit, and have fun.

Martin is a 1977 horror film written and directed by George A. Romero. ... The Art Of Falling Apart is a 2nd full length album released in 1983 by Soft Cell, a pioneering synthpop/new wave duo which featured Marc Almond singing and David Ball playing synthesizers. ... Martin is an American television sitcom produced by HBO Independent Productions (a subsidiary of HBO, in turn a division of Time Warner) that aired for five seasons from August 27, 1992 to May 1, 1997 on FOX. The show starred comedian Martin Lawrence and Tisha Campbell. ... Play by Alasdair Gray, recorded on 6th January 1972 and broadcast as the last episode of the BBC TV series The Group. ... Thursday Next is the protagonist in the series of novels by Jasper Fforde. ... Mireille Mathieu (album) Mireille Mathieu (born July 22, 1946) is a French singer, who besides being very successful in her own country, became a star of international stature, recording in several languages. ...

Other uses

Martyn, or Martin, surname of one of The Tribes of Galway, Ireland. ... The Tribes of Galway were fourteen merchant families who dominated the political commercial and social life in the town of Galway between the 13th and 16th centuries. ... Genera Many, see text. ... A hangar at Martin Field. ... Martin Light is a subdivision of the Danish company Martin Professional. ... Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is a British manufacturer of luxury performance cars, whose headquarters are at Gaydon, Warwickshire, England. ... C.F. Martin & Company (Martin) is a US guitar manufacturer that was established in 1833 by Christian Frederick Martin. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Martin Marietta Corporation was founded in 1961 through the merger of The Martin Company and American-Marietta Corporation. ... Lockheed/BAE/Northrop F-35 Lockheed Trident missile C-130 Hercules; in production since the 1950s, now as the C-130J Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is an aerospace manufacturer formed in 1995 by the merger of Lockheed Corporation with Martin Marietta. ... Species Martes americana Martes flavigula Martes foina Martes gwatkinsii Martes martes Martes melampus Martes pennanti Martes zibellina For the Wiltshire village see Marten, Wiltshire. ... Masayuki Suzuki (鈴木雅之, Suzuki Masayuki, born on September 22, 1956 in Ota, Tokyo) is a Japanese singer best known as a former member of Rats & Star (previously called Chanels). ... Turkish ( IPA ) is a language spoken by 65–73 million people worldwide, making it the most commonly spoken of the Turkic languages. ...

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