Definition for maris (2 of 2)
noun, plural Ma·ris, (especially collectively) Ma·ri for 1.
Origin of Mari
Examples from the Web for maris
It is not a rose, and the 'Mary' is from 'marinus,' or 'maris.'Storyology|Benjamin Taylor
Here, as in the cole des maris, Molire turns to the ethics of marriage for his materials.Queens of the French Stage|H. Noel Williams
L'cole des Maris contrasts two methods of education—one suspicious and severe, the other wisely indulgent.A History of French Literature|Edward Dowden
Mary, who had been called Maris Stella, the morning star, gradually assumed the symbol of the all-conquering sun.The Evolution of Love|Emil Lucka
The name is supposed to be derived from maris linea, and to indicate that originally the sea came up to it.