What does Mirta mean?
Mirta /mir-ta/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Spanish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Mirta is "crown of thorns". Also used as variant of Myrtle.
How popular is Mirta?
Mirta is a very popular first name for females (#1745 out of 4276, Top 41%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Mirta for girls. Mirta entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its peak rank of #969 in the U.S. during the years 1950-1959, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Mirta and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Mirta listed in the Top 1000 are Myrta, Myrtice, Myrtie, Myrtis and Myrtle. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3985%) and have become much less popular since, with the forms Myrta, Myrtice, Myrtie, Myrtis and Myrtle becoming somewhat outmoded. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Mirta is alike in pronunciation to Marhta, Marta▼, Marti, Martta and Marty. Other suggested similar baby names are Birta, Marita, Mart, Marte, Marth, Martha▼, Martia, Minta▼, Mira▲, Mirja, Mirka, Mirla, Mirna and Mirra. These names tend to be less frequently used than Mirta.