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.
VariationsKreatif forms: Mamarsh, Marshce, Marshma. [more]
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)
Marshall (#319 in 2014) is the only prominent alternative form of Marsh (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of this form of Marsh reached its highest a century ago (adoption of 0.835%) and is now significantly less (adoption 0.681%, ▼18%). Shown below is a comparison of the history of Marsh and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Thinking of names?
Marsh is pronounced similarly to March. Other recommended similar baby 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.