What does Marsh mean?
Marsh /marsh/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Marsh is "swamp". Surname. Painter Reginald Marsh.
Related boy name: Marshall.
(male) Marrsh, Mash, ..
(female) Marshi, Marshie, ..
How popular is Marsh?
Marsh is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#494 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name history of Marsh for boys. Marsh reached its highest rank of #1488 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Marshall (#319 in 2014) is the only other prominent alternative form of Marsh listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Marsh reached its highest a century ago (adoption of 0.08%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.06%, ▼32%).
Marsh is pronounced similarly to March. Other recommended names are Cash▲, Harish, Hersh, Hirsh, Mads, Mahesh, Maks, Mar, Mar-, Marc▼, Marco, Marek, Mareo, Marik, Mario, Mark▼, Marko, Marly, Maro, Marom, Marq, Marr, Mars, Marshal, Marshon, Mart, Marti, Marty▼, Marve, Marx, Marzo, Mats, Mays, Morse, Nash▲, Parish and Walsh. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marsh.