Marietta - Meaning Of Marietta, What Does Marietta Mean?

What's New
   * SSA Most Popular Names of 2014
   * OBN Most Popular Names of 2015 Q1
   * The 'Rushmores'
   * Love Inspired Names
   * OBN Most Popular Names of 2014
   * OBN New Format
Follow us on...        
Names of the Week
   * Esperanza
   * Emiliano
Word of the Week
pedagogue   More

Marietta Meaning


What does Marietta mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Marietta is of Italian origin.

The meaning of Marietta is "little bitter".  

Marietta is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ma-rie-tta.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 5216  in baby name popularity for girls with 26 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Marietta Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Marietta has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Marietta to other names.

Marietta is a form of the name Maria.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Marietta in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Marietta in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Marietta in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Marietta Numerology page.

Marietta Numerology
Marietta in Hieroglyhics
Marietta in Nautical Flags
Italian children normally receive one or two given names.

Italian babies are frequently named after family members, Roman Catholic saints including local patron saints and other biblical figures. Traditionally, the first born son was named after the father's father, the first daughter after the father's mother, the second son after the mother's father, and the second daughter after the mother's mother. Some Italians still follow this custom today.

Many Italian male given names end in -o or -e while female names often end in -a and -e.

Nicknames may be formed for almost any name by adding a variety of suffexes including -ino/-ina, -etto/-etta, -ello/-ella, -uccio/-uccia, -uzzo/-uzza. These endings can the be used for example to turn Paola to Paoletta and Donato into Donatello.

    Considering this name?  Then you may want to save it  to your favorites list.
  Our Baby Namer - Origin and Meaning of Baby Names, Books, Gifts, Clothes
Copyright © 2008 - 2015  All rights reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | About Us | Link To Us | Links | FAQ/Contact Us