Marcin (Polish pronunciation:, MAR-chin) is a male given name or surname. It is the Polish language equivalent of the English name Martin; the female version is Martyna.

Notable people with the name Marcin include:

Given name

  • Marcin Gortat (born 1984), Polish basketball player
  • Marcin Kaczmarek (born 1977), Polish butterfly swimmer
  • Marcin Kalinowski (1605–1652), Polish nobleman
  • Marcin Kromer (1512–1583), Polish historian and chronicler, royal secretary, bishop of Warmia
  • Marcin Odlanicki Poczobutt (1728–1810), Polish-Lithuanian Jesuit astronomer and mathematician
  • Marcin Świetlicki (born 1961), Polish poet, writer, musician
  • Marcin of Urzędów (1500–1573), Polish priest, physician, botanist
  • Marcin Wojciechowski (born 1981), Polish footballer
  • Marcin Wolski (born 1974), Polish writer and satirist
  • Marcin of Wrocimowice (died 1442), Polish knight and diplomat
  • Stanislaw Marcin Ulam (1909–1984), Polish mathematician who participated in the Manhattan Project


  • Max Marcin (1879–1949), Polish screenwriter and film director