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pinWhat does Marcia mean?

Marcia /mar-cia/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced MAR-shah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Marcia is "dedicated to Mars".

Feminine of Marcus. Mars was the Roman god of war, known to the Greeks as Ares. Used in Imperial Rome and revived in the late 19th century. See also Marcella. Actress Marsha Mason.


Marcia has 23 variants: Marcella, Marcena, Marcene, Marchita, Marci, Marciana, Marciane, Marcianne, Marcie, Marcila, Marcile, Marcille, Marcilyn, Marcilynn, Marcina, Marcine, Marcita, Marcy, Marquita, Marseea, Marsha, Marsia and Martia.

Marcia has 20 more alternative forms via Marcella, Marsha: Marcela, Marcele, Marcelina, Marcelinda, Marceline, Marcelle, Marcellina, Marcelline, Marcelyn, Marchella, Marchelle, Marcilee, Maricel, Marsalina, Marsella, Marselle, Marsellonia, Marshella, Marsiella and Marsita.

Kreatif forms: Marlia, Maxcia. [more]

pinHow popular is Marcia?

Marcia is a very popular first name for women (#236 out of 4276, Top 5%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#25845 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Marcia for girls. Marcia reached its top position of #87 in the U.S. during the years 1940-1949, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Marcia name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marcia outside U.S.

Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Marcia and related names. Prominent variation forms of Marcia rated in the Top 1000 are Marcie, Marcy, Marquita, Marsha, Marci, Marcelina, Marceline, Marcella, Marcelle and Marcela. Forms like Marsalina are uncommon. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3417%) and have become much less widespread since, with versions such as Marcelina, Marceline, Marcella, Marcelle and Marci falling out of style. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Marcia, Marcela, Marcelina, Marceline, Marcella in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Marcelle, Marci, Marcie, Marcy, Marquita, Marsha in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marcia and related baby names outside U.S.

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Marcia is alike in pronunciation to Myrtia. Other recommended similar baby names are Darcia, Marcee, Marcey, Mareisa, Marga, Margi, Margie, Maria, Maricia, Marika, Maris, Marisa, Mariza, Marja, Marji, Marjie, Markia, Markie, Marnia, Marris, Maryka, Marysa, Marysia, Merci, Mercia and Mercie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marcia.