Meaning:Lady; Mistress of the house
From the biblical figures to first ladies, we’ve seen many Marthas play an integral role as a backbone and key supporter in major historical moments. It comes as no surprise, then, that this classic girl's name of Aramaic origin means "lady” or “mistress of the house." With that in mind, this could be the perfect choice if you want to give baby a traditional name with a girl-boss flourish. Named after the patron saint of the helping professions, Martha may be a driving force in the lives of many who are sure to appreciate her elegant efforts.

Famous People Named Martha

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  • Martha Washington
    United States First Lady
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