What does Marty mean?
Marty \m(a)-rty, mar-ty\ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Marty) is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Marty is "dedicated to Mars". Marty is a derivative of Martin (Latin). Moderately uncommon as a boys' name.
Marty is a very popular first name for males (#421 out of 1220, Top 34%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#5189 out of 88799, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Marty for boys. Marty was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #223 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Marty and corresponding names. Popular alternative forms of Marty are Mart, Martell and Martin (#262 last year). This boy name reached the peak of its popularity during the years 1960-1969 and is now much less popular, with the versions Martin and Marty becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)