Meaning and name origin
Marquita \m(a)-rqui-ta, mar-quita\ as a girl's name is of Latin and Czechoslovakian origin, and the meaning of Marquita is "dedicated to Mars". Marquita is a variant of Marcella (Latin): feminine of Marcellus; variant of Marcia. Also a variant of Marketa (Czechoslovakian): variant of Margaret.
Marquita is a very popular first name for females (#961 out of 4276, Top 22%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Marquita for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Marquita and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Marcia, Marcella and Marquita. (2014 statistics).
Marquita is also pronounced similarly to Marquetta. Other suggested similar baby names are Marchita, Marcita, Margita, Marguita, Mariquita, Marquisa and Marsita. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marquita.