What does Marietta mean?
Marietta /ma-ri-et-ta/ [4 sylls.] as a girls' name is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Marietta is "star of the sea".
Marietta▼ has 49 more relations via Marie, Mary: Malia▲, Mamie▼, Manette, Mara▲, Mare, Maree, Marella, Marelle, Maren, Marette, Maria, Mariam▲, Marian▼, Mariana▲, Mariann▼, Marianna, Marianne▼, Marice, Maridel, Marie▼, Mariel▼, Mariela▼, Mariella, Marielle, Marilee▼, Marilin, Marilla, Marilyn▲, Marin, Marion▼, Mariquita, Mariska, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza▼, Marja, Marje, Marla▼, Marya, Marybeth▼, Marysa, Marysia, Maurita, Maurizia, Mayria, Meriel, Minette, Muriel▼ and Murielle.Kreatif forms: Marietla, Marietma, Marietsa. [more]
How popular is Marietta?
Marietta is a very prominent first name for women (#889 out of 4276, Top 21%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#23514 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Marietta for girls. Marietta reached its apex rank of #433 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Prominent variation forms of Marietta are Etta, Malia (#345 a year ago), Mamie, Mara (#695), Maren, Maria (#115), Mariam (#568), Marian, Mariana (#331), Mariann, Marianna (#868), Marianne, Marie (#579), Mariel, Mariela, Marilee, Marilyn (#405), Marin, Marion, Marita, Maritza, Marla, Mary (#120), Marybeth and Muriel. Variants like Minette are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.3912%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1913%, ▼51.1%), with forms like Mamie, Marie, Mariela, Marion and Maritza becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy girl names among these are Malia (#345), Mara (#695), Mariam (#568), Mariana (#331) and Marilyn (#405), and there is a resurgence in baby name usage for Mariana. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Marietta and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)