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Marcella

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Young Warrior
  • #839 All Time
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17k Marcel (French)
8k Marcela (Spanish)
7k Marcellus (Latin)
6k Marcelino (Spanish)
5k Marcell (English)
5k Marcello (Latin)

How popular is the name "Marcella" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 14 14 0
1881 10 10 0
1882 21 21 0
1883 19 19 0
1884 18 18 0
1885 27 27 0
1886 18 18 0
1887 25 25 0
1888 33 33 0
1889 37 37 0
1890 43 43 0
1891 44 44 0
1892 42 42 0
1893 57 57 0
1894 64 64 0
1895 71 71 0
1896 79 79 0
1897 77 77 0
1898 106 106 0
1899 123 123 0
1900 125 125 0
1901 123 123 0
1902 145 145 0
1903 149 149 0
1904 146 146 0
1905 175 175 0
1906 182 182 0
1907 203 203 0
1908 248 248 0
1909 266 266 0
1910 295 295 0
1911 333 327 6
1912 495 490 5
1913 595 590 5
1914 738 729 9
1915 905 905 0
1916 1,007 1,002 5
1917 1,141 1,133 8
1918 1,343 1,343 0
1919 1,271 1,266 5
1920 1,404 1,404 0
1921 1,509 1,502 7
1922 1,542 1,537 5
1923 1,503 1,503 0
1924 1,481 1,476 5
1925 1,413 1,407 6
1926 1,197 1,185 12
1927 1,158 1,153 5
1928 1,201 1,192 9
1929 1,046 1,037 9
1930 1,044 1,034 10
1931 963 958 5
1932 943 943 0
1933 816 816 0
1934 800 800 0
1935 743 737 6
1936 673 673 0
1937 670 664 6
1938 662 654 8
1939 638 633 5
1940 714 714 0
1941 678 678 0
1942 648 648 0
1943 699 694 5
1944 639 639 0
1945 593 588 5
1946 659 659 0
1947 720 720 0
1948 662 657 5
1949 678 678 0
1950 673 673 0
1951 695 695 0
1952 678 678 0
1953 655 650 5
1954 700 693 7
1955 653 653 0
1956 671 671 0
1957 639 634 5
1958 663 657 6
1959 612 612 0
1960 627 627 0
1961 680 680 0
1962 676 671 5
1963 684 684 0
1964 630 630 0
1965 588 588 0
1966 541 541 0
1967 521 521 0
1968 535 529 6
1969 507 507 0
1970 511 511 0
1971 503 498 5
1972 441 436 5
1973 396 396 0
1974 372 372 0
1975 385 385 0
1976 327 327 0
1977 296 296 0
1978 325 325 0
1979 345 339 6
1980 361 356 5
1981 313 313 0
1982 299 299 0
1983 286 286 0
1984 283 277 6
1985 240 240 0
1986 281 281 0
1987 243 238 5
1988 273 273 0
1989 224 224 0
1990 272 272 0
1991 245 245 0
1992 280 280 0
1993 224 224 0
1994 209 209 0
1995 197 197 0
1996 184 184 0
1997 223 223 0
1998 236 236 0
1999 236 236 0
2000 206 206 0
2001 200 200 0
2002 230 230 0
2003 197 197 0
2004 194 194 0
2005 174 174 0
2006 194 194 0
2007 184 184 0
2008 186 186 0
2009 167 167 0
2010 155 155 0
2011 171 171 0
2012 168 168 0
2013 161 161 0
2014 157 157 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Marcella? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 63,291 babies born with the name Marcella in the United States. That's more than enough Marcellas to occupy the territory of Guernsey (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 62,431 (as of March 31, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 14 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Marcella" was in 1922 with a total of 1,537 babies. (That's a lot of baby Marcellas)

According to the 1910 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Marcella" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, 14 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1910. Across the entire United States a total of 295 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Marcella" mean? The list below shows the origins of Marcella as well as things modernly associated with the name Marcella such as celebrities named Marcella.

Latin

Origin and Meaning of Marcella

The name "Marcella" is of Latin origin, and it means "Young Warrior". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Marcella Mesker

Marcella Mesker is a tennis biography. Marcella was born in 1959 in The Hague, the Netherlands.

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Alternative Meanings

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

C is for change, you are able to adapt.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

L is for lucky, who is more?

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Allecram". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lalmacer". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Marcella born Aug 3, 1948

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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