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Gender: Female Meaning of Marsha: "warlike" Origin of Marsha: Variation of Marcia, diminutive of Marcella

The name Marsha is a girl's name meaning "warlike". Marsha and is often added to lists like TV Mom Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change Two Letters".

From the experts:

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.

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Famous People Named Marsha

Marsha Mason, American actress
Marsha P. Johnson (1945 – 1992) transgender woman and LGBT+ activist

Pop Culture References for the name Marsha

Marshiela, Marshia, Marshel, Marcha, Marsia, Martia, Marshay, Marshele, Marshell, Marshae


PoppyOrangey Says:


This reminds me of a marsh or swamp and The Brady Bunch. Both of which are in the ick category.