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


Metta is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Metta?

Metta is, like Mette, a diminutive of the names Mechthild and Margareta.

What does the name Metta mean?

Metta means “strength in battle” (from Old High German “maht” = strength/might + “hiltja” = battle) and “pearl” (from ancient Greek “margarī́tēs/μαργᾰρῑ́της” or Latin “margarita”).

Pronunciation of Metta

Variants of the name Metta


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Popularity of the name Metta

The name Metta is ranked #6011 overall.

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