US Popularity:3917
Other Origin(s):Greek, Hebrew, Latin
Meaning:Bitterness; Beloved; Wished-for child
The feminine name Maritza is a Spanish form of Maria used in Latin America. You can trace this melodic name's history through Latin, Greek, and Hebrew to reach the biblically significant name Mary, which could offer a subtle nod to your faith. Maritza has multiple meanings, including "bitterness," "beloved," and "wished-for child." Some sources suggest that the -itza ending of this unique spelling is inspired by the Itza people of Central America, which could make Maritza a lovely way to celebrate your little one's heritage.

Maritza Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Maritza is currently #4039 on The Bump
Girl:Maritza is currently #1779 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Maritza is currently #3917 in U.S. births
Girl:Maritza is currently #1471 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 442
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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