Marcela

First Name
8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Marcela

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Alt. Meaning

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

A is for animated, let your energetic spirit shine

R is for rock star, let it out!

C is for confident, no doubts here!

E is for endear, all those you touch.

L is for lucky, who is more?

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

Notable Persons Named Marcela

Marcela was given the name Marcela Luz Valladolid on July 19th, 1978 in San Diego.

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Marcela Bovio is a symphonic metal, gothic metal, classical music, and progressive metal singer-songwriter, violinist, and violin. She plays Violin and Vocals. Marcela was given the name Marcela Alejandra Bovio García on October 17th, 1979.

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Marcela was given the name Marcela Mariño on June 24th, 1860 in Taal, Batangas. Marcela is also known as Doña Marcela and Lola Celay. She breathed her last breath on May 30th, 1946.

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Marcela Guerra Castillo is a Senator, of the Congress of the Union, from Nuevo León, Federal Deputy, from Nuevo León's 5th federal district, Local Deputy, of the Congress of Nuevo León, by proportional representation, from Nuevo León's 8th local district, of theCongress of the Union,. Marcela was born on November 7th, 1959 in Monterrey.

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Marcela Gándara is a gospel, contemporary christian music, and gospel music musician. She was most prominent from 2004 to present. Marcela was born on August 24th, 1983 in Chihuahua (state).

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Marcela was born on October 4th, 1971.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Marcela

Marcela was born on May 31st, 1971. Marcela is also known as Gómez and María Elena Santamaría Gómez.

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How popular is the baby name Marcela in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1908 9 9 0
1915 7 7 0
1917 9 9 0
1918 14 14 0
1919 8 8 0
1920 15 15 0
1921 9 9 0
1922 23 23 0
1923 14 14 0
1924 28 28 0
1925 22 22 0
1926 14 14 0
1927 18 18 0
1928 16 16 0
1929 23 23 0
1930 17 17 0
1931 15 15 0
1932 13 13 0
1933 19 19 0
1934 17 17 0
1935 13 13 0
1936 12 12 0
1937 6 6 0
1938 9 9 0
1939 8 8 0
1940 15 15 0
1941 16 16 0
1942 9 9 0
1943 12 12 0
1944 7 7 0
1945 7 7 0
1946 14 14 0
1947 18 18 0
1948 10 10 0
1949 12 12 0
1950 7 7 0
1951 10 10 0
1952 14 14 0
1953 21 21 0
1954 13 13 0
1955 11 11 0
1956 19 19 0
1957 15 15 0
1958 27 27 0
1959 17 17 0
1960 34 34 0
1961 27 27 0
1962 44 44 0
1963 38 38 0
1964 27 27 0
1965 21 21 0
1966 52 52 0
1967 49 49 0
1968 64 64 0
1969 52 52 0
1970 82 82 0
1971 62 62 0
1972 73 73 0
1973 89 89 0
1974 101 101 0
1975 100 100 0
1976 100 100 0
1977 118 118 0
1978 125 125 0
1979 123 123 0
1980 131 131 0
1981 139 139 0
1982 141 141 0
1983 103 103 0
1984 127 127 0
1985 142 142 0
1986 143 143 0
1987 145 145 0
1988 156 156 0
1989 163 163 0
1990 171 171 0
1991 201 201 0
1992 194 194 0
1993 159 159 0
1994 181 181 0
1995 178 178 0
1996 182 182 0
1997 146 146 0
1998 179 179 0
1999 210 210 0
2000 164 164 0
2001 198 198 0
2002 178 178 0
2003 201 201 0
2004 206 206 0
2005 179 179 0
2006 174 174 0
2007 163 163 0
2008 175 175 0
2009 135 135 0
2010 122 122 0
2011 109 109 0
2012 119 119 0
2013 114 114 0
2014 112 112 0
2015 103 103 0
2016 127 127 0
2017 108 108 0

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Popularity of Marcela as a first name

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Common last names for Marcela

  • Rodriguez
  • Gonzalez
  • Martinez
  • Lopez
  • Ortiz
  • Hernandez
  • Sanchez
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  • Saldana

Fun Facts about the name Marcela

  • How Popular is the name Marcela? Marcela is the 2,885th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Marcela have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,891 babies born with the first name Marcela in the United States. That's more than enough people named Marcela to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Marcela? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1908 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Marcela first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Marcela is Monday, September 14th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Marcela born? The highest recorded use of the first name Marcela was in 1999 with a total of 210 babies.
  • Random Marcela Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Marcela is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Marcela: Your name in reverse order is Alecram. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lacaerm. How do you pronounce that?

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