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Marietta meaning and name origin

Marietta \m(a)-rietta, mari(et)-ta\ as a girl's name is of French origin. Diminutive of Mary (Latin) "star of the sea" via Marie. Common since the mid 19th century. Philanthropist Marietta Tree.

Marietta has 4 variant forms: Maretta, Mariet, Mariette and Maryetta.

For more information, see also related names Etta and Maria.

Marietta is also pronounced similarly to Marita. Other suggested similar baby names are Marette, Marketta, Marnetta and Martta.

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Popularity of Marietta

Marietta is a very popular first name for females (#889 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#22854 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Marietta name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Marietta with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


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