What does Marquita mean?
Marquita [mar-qui-ta] as a girls' name has its roots in 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).
Associated with: dedicated.
(female) Marquila, Marquira, ..
(male) Marquimar, Marquitai, ..
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 history of Marquita for girls. Marquita was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #375 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Marquita ranked in the Top 2000 are Marcella (#1380 the previous year), Markita, Markia and Marcia. Other forms, like Marchita, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Marquita reached its highest 75 years ago (usage of 0.3%) and has become significantly reduced since.
Marquita▼ is alike in pronunciation to Marketta and Marquetta. Other recommended names are Carita, Carlita, Carmita, Chiquita, Jaquith, Karita, Karlita, Karmita, Laquita, Larita, Malita, Maralina, Marcheta, Marchieta (see Margaret), Mareina, Mareisa, Maretta, Margarita▼, Margerita (see Margaret), Marget, Margette, Margit, Margita, Margot▲, Margrit, Marguarita, Marguita, Margurite, Marhta, Maria▼, Maricia, Marietta▼, Marika, Marilisa, Marina▼, Mariquilla, Mariquita, Marisa▼, Marit, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza▼, Mariza, Markaisa, Markeda, Marlaina, Marleina, Marlina, Marlisa, Marnetta, Marnia, Marnina, Marquesa, Marquessa, Marqui, Marquisa, Marquise, Marquisha, Marsita, Marta▼, Marteina (see Martina), Martina, Martita, Marvina, Maryetta, Marysia, Maurita, Naquita, Niquita, Paquita, Sarita, Shaquita and Zarita. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marquita.See names in meaning and etymology.