What does Myrta mean?
Myrta /myr-ta/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin derivation. Myrta is a version of Myrtle (Latin) with the suffix -a.
How popular is Myrta?
Myrta is a somewhat popular first name for women (#4125 out of 4276, Top 96%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Myrta for girls. Myrta entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its peak position of #491 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Myrta and affiliated names. Myrtle, Myrtis, Myrtie and Myrtice are the popular alternative forms of Myrta. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4782%) and have become much less popular since, with the versions Myrta, Myrtice, Myrtie, Myrtis and Myrtle falling out of fashion. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Myrta▼ is pronounced similarly to Marhta, Marta▼, Marti, Martta, Marty, Meerta and Mirta. Other suggested similar baby names are Marita, Mart, Marte, Marth, Martha▼, Martia, Mirtha, Myra▼, Myrla and Myrna▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Myrta.