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Meaning of Marquita

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The name Marquita has the following meaning:

"Pearl" in Greek. Also has the meaning of "of Mars" or "Belonging to Mars, the god of war" in Latin and French. A feminine variant of Marquis.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Marquita is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Marquita in the USA, over the past 100 years.
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The name Marquita is pronounced as mar-kee-tuh


Marquita originates from the Greek language.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Marquita and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Marquita: Boys - Adonis, Alek, Alexander, Ambrose, Ammon, Anacletus, Basil, Cletus, Cole, Cristopher, Cyril, Girls - Berenice, Delphina, Eris, Evangeline, Genesis, Hermione, Karan, Medea, Media, Naida, Nephele, Ressie, Selene, Tabitha, Tia, Both genders - Doris


Popular Variants for the name Marquita:
The name Marquita is itself a variant of Marcella


We think the name Marquita should fall under the following style category: Traditional.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Marquita to be: An energetic and sweet woman

In one word, you might describe Marquita as a(n) "sweet" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Marquita (or its variants) are:

Marquita Rivera, born on 18 May, a famous actress. Marquita Rivera's background: A Puerto Rican actress, singer and dancer who became the first Puerto Rican actress to appear in a major Hollywood motion picture, Road to Rio, opposite Bob Hope, Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour.
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