US Popularity:1299
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

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Martha Washington
    United States First Lady

Martha Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Martha is currently #873 on The Bump
Girl:Martha is currently #647 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Martha is currently #1299 in U.S. births
Girl:Martha is currently #673 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 51
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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