What does Marquita mean?
Marquita \m(a)-rqui-ta, mar-quita\ as a girls' name. Marquita's roots are Latin and Czechoslovakian, and the meaning of the name Marquita is "dedicated to Mars". Marquita is a variation of Marcella (Latin): feminine of Marcellus. Marquita is also a form of Marcia (Latin): Mars was the Roman god of war. Marquita is also used as a variant of Marketa (Czechoslovakian).
Marquita▼ has 44 more different forms 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.
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. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Marquita and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Marquita ranked in the Top 1000 are Marcie, Marcy, Marsha, Marcia, Marci, Marcelina, Marceline, Marcella, Marcelle and Marcela. Adoption of this girl name reached its highest during the years 1970-1979 and has become significantly lower since, with versions like Marcie, Marcy, Marquita, Marsha and Marcia falling out of fashion. (2014 Birth Statistics)