Name Martha Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Martha


Martha is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Martha

Martha is a biblical name of Aramaic and Accadian origin. In New Testament Martha of Bethany is the sister of Lazarus and Mary. Martha is as well the patron saint of housewives, innkeepers, servants and maids.

What is the meaning of the name Martha?

Martha means “mistress”, “ruler” or “lady” (from Aramaic “martâ/מרתא”) and “daughter” (from Accadian “mārtum”).

Pronunciation of Martha

Variants of the name Martha


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Popularity of the name Martha

The name Martha is ranked #505 overall.

Martha in the Top 50 Names

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