What does Marvella mean?
Marvella [mar-vel-la] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and the name Marvella means "miracle to marvel at; wonderful, extraordinary". Marvella is a version of Maravilla (Spanish, Latin) with the suffix -ella. Marvella is also a variation of Marvell (Latin).
Associated with: wonderful (good).
Marvella has 1 variant: Marvela.Creative forms:
(female) Marvelma, Mavella, ..
(male) Marvelah, Marvelman, .. Middle name pairings:
Marvella Rosemary (M.R.), ..
How popular is Marvella?
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. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Marvella for girls. Marvella was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #1866 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Marvella are Marvel and Marivel. Other variants, like Marivella, are seldom used. These relations of Marvella reached the apex of their popularity in the 1900s (usage of 0.01%), but now, the form Marvel has become somewhat outmoded.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Arella, Ariella▲, Carmella▼, Carmilla, Carniella, Carnyella (see Carna), Cerella, Corrella, Danyella, Darcell, Darcelle, Darielle, Darnell, Darrelle, Gavriella, Harrela (see Harela), Harrella, Harrellah (see Harela), Janiella, Karmela, Korella, Lavelle, Lorrella, Mabelle▼, Manuela▼, Marabel, Marabelle, Marcela, Marcelina, Mareena, Mareina, Marell, Maresella (see Marisela), Maressa, Maribel▼, Maribelle, Mariel, Mariela▼, Marietta▼, Marinelle, Markeda, Markeeta, Marketta, Marla▼, Marleina, Marlele, Marlena, Marrelda (see Marelda), Marsella, Marselle, Marteina (see Martina), Martella, Marva▼, Marvina, Marybel, Marybell, Maryzela, Maybell▼, Merrell, Meshella, Mikella, Mireilla, Mirell, Moisella (see Moselle), Muriella, Nanella, Norella, Novella▼, Orbella, Parmelia, Parnella, Raquella, Sabella, Sadella and Samella. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marvella.See names in meaning and etymology.