Variation of Marcia, diminutive of Marcella

Marsha Origin and Meaning

The name Marsha is a girl's name meaning "warlike".

Marcia is the most common version of this group of names in the U. S., now found more often among moms and grandmas than babies. Marsha was a Top 100 name in the 1950s, when Marcy was its common go-by name.

# 964 in the US

Marsha Rank in US Top 1000

Marsha Popularity

Famous People Named Marsha

  • Marsha MasonAmerican actress
  • Marsha P. Johnson (1945 – 1992) transgender woman and LGBT+ activist

Marsha in Pop Culture

  • Marshamarshall character in "Roary the Racing Car"