The origin of the name Mark is Greek
This is how Mark is written in Greek
Μᾶρκος = Markos
The biblical meaning of the name Mark is: a defense.
Mark was the author of the Gospel of Mark, his Jewish name was John. He was a cousin of Barnabas and a companion of Paul in some of his missionary journeys
The name Mark appears in the bible in the following verses:
Acts 12:12 KJV
And when he had considered the thing, he came to the house of Mary the mother of John, whose surname was Mark; where many were gathered together praying.
Acts 12:25 KJV
And Barnabas and Saul returned from Jerusalem, when they had fulfilled their ministry, and took with them John, whose surname was Mark.
Acts 15:37 KJV
And Barnabas determined to take with them John, whose surname was Mark.
Acts 15:39 KJV
And the contention was so sharp between them, that they departed asunder one from the other: and so Barnabas took Mark, and sailed unto Cyprus;
Colossians 4:10 KJV
Aristarchus my fellowprisoner saluteth you, and Marcus, sister’s son to Barnabas, (touching whom ye received commandments: if he come unto you, receive him;)
Philemon 1:24 KJV
Marcus, Aristarchus, Demas, Lucas, my fellowlabourers.
1 Peter 5:13 KJV
The church that is at Babylon, elected together with you, saluteth you; and so doth Marcus my son.