Meaning and name origin
Marta \m(a)-rta, mar-ta\ as a girl's name is of Aramaic and Latin origin, and the meaning of Marta is "lady; mistress of the house; dedicated to Mars". Marta is a variant of Martha (Aramaic); biblical: the sister of Mary and Lazarus. Also a variant of Martina (Latin): feminine of Martin.
Marta is a very popular first name for females (#483 out of 4276, Top 11%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#33307 out of 88799, Top 38%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Marta for girls. Marta reached its highest rank of #335 in the U.S. in 1950-1959. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Marta and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Martha (#735), Martina and Marta. (2014 statistics).
Marta is also pronounced similarly to Meerta, Mirta and Myrta. Other suggested similar baby names are Barta, Mara, Maretta, Marfa, Marga, Maria, Marit, Marita, Marja, Marla, Marna, Marra, Mart, Marte, Marth, Marthe, Marthy, Martia, Marva, Marya, Mata, Maurita, Mirtha and Myrtia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marta.