What does Marty mean?
Marty [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 version of Martin (Latin) with the suffix -y.
Associated with: dedicated (faithful).
(male) Merty, Murty, ..
(female) Marda, Marmy, .. Middle name pairings:
Marty Arthur (M.A.), ..
How popular is Marty?
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 (#6641 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Marty for boys. Marty was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its apex rank of #211 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Marty are Mart, Martel, Martell and Martin (#276 last year). These relations of Marty were favored by parents a century ago (average #1384) and are now much less popular (#1655, ▼78.9%), with versions like Martin becoming less trendy.
Marty▼ is alike in pronunciation to Morty. Other suggested similar names are Arty, Berty, Burty, Corty, Hasty, Mabrey, Mabry, Macey, Macy, Maddy, Manly, Manny, Mar, Mar-, Marc▼, March, Marco, Mardyn (see Marden), Marek, Mareo, Marik, Mario, Mark▼, Markey, Marko, Marley▲, Marly, Maro, Marom, Marq, Marr, Mars, Marsh, Marve, Marvyn, Marx, Marzo, Mat▼, Mata, Mats, Matt▼, Matti, Matty, Matz, Maury, Maxey, Maxy, Monty▼, Moray, Mordy, Morey, Morly, Morry, Mort, Murry, Natty and Patty. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marty.See names in meaning and etymology.