There are 3 definitions of Mary in English:

Mary1

Syllabification: Mar·y
Pronunciation: /ˈme(ə)rē
 
/
Mother of Jesus; known as the (Blessed) Virgin Mary, or St. Mary, or Our Lady. According to the Gospels, she was a virgin betrothed to Joseph and conceived Jesus by the power of the Holy Spirit. She has been venerated by Catholic and Orthodox Churches from earliest Christian times. Feast days, January 1 (Roman Catholic Church), March 25 (Annunciation), August 15 (Assumption), September 8 (Nativity), December 8 (Immaculate Conception).

More definitions of Mary

Definition of Mary in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day setose
Pronunciation: ˈsēˌtōs
adjective
bearing bristles or setae; bristly

There are 3 definitions of Mary in English:

Mary2

Syllabification: Mar·y
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈme(ə)rē/
1The name of two queens of England.
1.1 Mary I ( 1516–58), daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon; reigned 1553–58; known as Mary Tudor or Bloody Mary. In an attempt to reverse the country’s turn toward Protestantism, she instigated the series of religious persecutions by which she earned her nickname.
1.2 Mary II ( 1662–94), daughter of James II; reigned 1689–94. Having been invited to replace her Catholic father on the throne after his deposition in 1689, she insisted that her husband, William of Orange, be crowned along with her.

More definitions of Mary

Definition of Mary in:

There are 3 definitions of Mary in English:

Mary3

Line breaks: Mary
Pronunciation: /ˈmɛəri/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun (plural Maries)

Australian offensive
An Aboriginal woman.

More definitions of Mary

Definition of Mary in: