Meaning and Name Origin
Marvella \m(a)-rvella, mar-vella\ as a name for girls. The name Marvella means "miracle to marvel at; wonderful, extraordinary". Marvella is a derivative of Maravilla (Spanish, Latin). Marvella is also a variation of Marvell (Latin).
Marvella has 1 variant: Marvela.
Marvella is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3700 out of 4276, Top 87%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Marvella and associated names. The only popular alternative form of Marvella (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 is Marvel. This girl name reached the apex of its popularity during the years 1910-1919 and is now significantly less widespread, with the form Marvel becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)