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Popularity
104k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Marsha

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Warlike
  • #613 All Time
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How popular is the name "Marsha" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1908660
1910550
1911880
1913990
1914990
191511110
191620200
191719190
191823230
191921210
192018180
192125250
192227270
192329290
192423230
192538380
192637370
192733330
192836360
192938380
193046460
193159590
193247470
193373730
193482820
19351431430
19363283280
19375615610
19386196190
19395575570
19407417410
19418958950
19421,5761,5697
19432,1062,0997
19442,4052,3996
19452,4322,4248
19463,6213,6129#98 girl name
19474,3444,3359#88 girl name
19484,7314,7238#76 girl name
19494,6184,6117#79 girl name
19505,4125,40210#68 girl name
19515,1945,1895#76 girl name
19525,5885,5817#75 girl name
19535,1385,1299#83 girl name
19544,9724,9657#86 girl name
19554,0744,06014
19563,3383,3308
19572,9292,9236
19582,5122,50210
19592,4782,4708
19602,2422,2375
19612,1732,16211
19622,0822,0739
19631,9591,9527
19641,7891,7836
19651,5381,5380
19661,3121,3066
19671,3171,3170
19681,1381,12810
19691,1451,1450
19701,3911,3847
19711,3151,3069
19721,2181,2135
19731,1351,1350
19741,1131,1067
19751,0111,0056
19769129057
19778568560
19788098090
19797037030
19805785735
19815615610
19824964960
19833893890
19843463460
19852732730
19862392390
19872502500
19882102046
19891911910
19901961960
19911761760
19921341340
19931071070
199490900
199569690
199682820
199761610
199865650
199962620
200041410
200141410
200242420
200333330
200429290
200540400
200636360
200731310
200825250
200924240
201021210
201127270
201217170
201326260
201422220

Want to know about the populiarty of Marsha? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 104,242 babies born with the name Marsha in the United States. That's more than enough Marshas to occupy the country of Tonga with an estimated population of 103,036 (as of November 30, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1908 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Marsha" was in 1952 with a total of 5,581 babies. (That's a lot of baby Marshas)

According to the 1948 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Marsha" ranks #86 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, 389 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1948. Across the entire United States a total of 4,731 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Marsha" mean?

Marsha (American): Warlike

The name "Marsha" is of American origin and it means "Warlike". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

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

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Where is the name Marsha popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Marsha in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Marsha

Marsha Thomason

Marsha Thomason is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1993 to present. Marsha was born in 1976 as Marsha Lisa Thomason in Moston, Manchester, England, United Kingdom.

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Marsha Wattanapanich

Marsha was born in 1970 as Marion Ursula Marsha Vadhanapanich in Iserlohn, Germany.

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Past life for Marsha born Dec 1, 1972

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of France approximately on 1550. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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