What does Marshal mean?
(male) Makshal, Masshal, ..
(female) Marma, Marsa, .. Middle name pairings:
Marshal Eli (M.E.), ..
How popular is Marshal?
Marshal is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Marshal is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Marshal reached its peak rank of #791 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular related forms of Marshal ranked in the Top 2000 are Marshall (#319 from current records), Marshell and Marsh. Other forms, like Marschal, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Marshal was at its apex in the 1910s (average #1314) and is somewhat less today (#1579, ▼35%).
Similar NamesRecommended names are Cathal, Darral, Darshan, Deshal (see Deshan), Faisal, Faysal, Fearghal, Harpal, Harshad, Macneal, Magal, Mansel, Mansell, Manual, Marcas, Marceau, Marcel▲, Marcell, March, Mardel, Markel, Markell, Markham, Marlan, Marlea, Marquel, Mars, Marsden, Marsdin, Marsdon, Marsean, Marshawn, Marshon, Marsten, Marston, Martel, Martell, Marvel, Marvell, Marzell, Michal, Miesha, Misha, Mishaal, Mishal, Mychal, Parsafal, Parsefal (see Percival), Parsifal, Pascal and Paschal. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marshal.See names in meaning and etymology.