What does Marsha mean?
Marsha /mar-sha/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced MAR-sha. It is of English and Latin origin, and the meaning of Marsha is "dedicated to Mars". Variant of Marcia.
Marsha▼ has 20 more relations via Marcia: Marcella▼, Marcena, Marcene, Marchita, Marci▼, Marciana, Marciane, Marcianne, Marcie▼, Marcila, Marcile, Marcille, Marcilyn, Marcilynn, Marcina, Marcine, Marcita, Marcy▼, Marquita▼ and Marseea.Kreatif forms: Magsha. [more]
How popular is Marsha?
Marsha is a very prominent first name for women (#257 out of 4276, Top 6%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#57406 out of 150436, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Marsha for girls. Marsha was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its apex rank of #104 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Prominent related forms of Marsha are Marcella, Marci, Marcia, Marcie, Marcy and Marquita. Variants like Marcene are seldom used. Usage of these girl names was at its peak during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.537%) and has become much less since, with versions like Marci, Marcie, Marcy, Marquita and Marsha becoming somewhat dated. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Marsha and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Recommended similar baby names are Maisha, Maressa, Marga, Marika, Marisa, Marisha, Mariska, Marissa, Mariza, Marja, Markia, Marsee, Marsey, Martha, Maryka, Marysa, Marysia, Maryssa and Masha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marsha.