Meaning and name origin
Marty \m(a)-rty, mar-ty\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Marty), is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Marty is "dedicated to Mars". Marty is a variant of Martin (Latin): the name originates with the Roman war god, Mars.
Marty is a very popular first name for males (#421 out of 1220, Top 34%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5189 out of 88799, Top 6%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Marty for boys. Marty reached its highest rank of #223 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Marty and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Martin (#262) and Marty. (2014 statistics).