What does Marta mean?
Marta /mar-ta/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Aramaic and Latin origin, and Marta means "lady; mistress of the house; dedicated to Mars". Marta is an alternate form of Martha (Aramaic). Marta is also a variant of Martina (Latin): feminine of Martin.
Marta▼ has 31 more related forms via Martha, Martina: Maarva, Marfa, Mariet, Marit, Mart, Marte, Marteena, Marteina, Martella, Martelle, Marth, Marthe, Marthena, Marthine, Marthini, Marthy, Martine, Martita, Martje, Martyne, Martynne, Marva▼, Mata, Matha, Matti, Mattie▼, Mirtha, Pat▼, Pattie▼, Tina▼ and Tine.Kreatif forms: Magta, Marma. [more]
How popular is Marta?
Marta is a very prominent first name for women (#483 out of 4276, Top 11%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#22443 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Marta for girls. Marta was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest position of #335 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Martha (#735 a year ago), Martina, Marva, Mattie (#958), Pat, Pattie and Tina are the popular variation forms of Marta. Forms like Tine are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.6324%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.0384%, 93.9% less), with forms such as Martha, Mattie, Pat, Pattie and Tina becoming somewhat dated. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Marta and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Marta▼ is pronounced similarly to Meerta, Mirta and Myrta▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Barta, Mara▲, Maretta, Marga, Maria, Marita, Marja, Marla▼, Marna, Marra, Martia, Marya, Maurita and Myrtia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marta.