What does Marquita mean?
Marquita /mar-qui-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Marquita's roots are Latin and Czechoslovakian, and the meaning of the name Marquita is "dedicated to Mars". Marquita is an alternate spelling, with the prefix Marq-, of Marcella (Latin): feminine of Marcellus. Marquita is also a form of Marcia (Latin). Marquita is also used as a variant of Marketa (Czechoslovakian).
Marquita▼ has 44 more different relations via Marcella, Marcia, Marketa: Marcela, Marcele, Marcelina▼, Marcelinda, Marceline▼, Marcelle▼, Marcellina, Marcelline, Marcelyn, Marcena, Marcene, Marchella, Marchelle, Marchita, Marci▼, Marciana, Marciane, Marcianne, Marcie▼, Marcila, Marcile, Marcilee, Marcille, Marcilyn, Marcilynn, Marcina, Marcine, Marcita, Marcy▼, Maricel, Markeda, Markee, Markia, Markie, Marsalina, Marseea, Marsella, Marselle, Marsellonia, Marsha▼, Marshella, Marsia, Marsiella and Martia.Kreatif forms: Marquido, Marquila, Marquira. [more]
How popular is Marquita?
Marquita is a very prominent first name for women (#961 out of 4276, Top 22%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Marquita for girls. Marquita was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #373 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent variation forms of Marquita ranked in the Top 1000 are Marcie, Marcy, Marsha, Marcia, Marci, Marcelina, Marceline, Marcella, Marcelle and Marcela. Forms like Marqueta are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3417%) and has become significantly lower since, with versions like Marcelina, Marceline, Marcella, Marcelle and Marci falling out of fashion. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Marquita and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)