Marit is a Scandinavian variant transcription of Margaret (English and Scottish).
Marit is also a variant transcription of Martha (English, German, Greek, and Scandinavian).
See also the related form, Margit (German, Hungarian, and Scandinavian).
Marit is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not listed within the top 1000. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Marit, Margaret was the most commonly used.
Baby names that sound like Marit include Maarathe, Maarit, Maighread, Mairead, Mairéad, Manreet, Marathe, Marcia, Mardee, Mardey, Mardi, Mardie, Mardy, Mared, Maret, Marete, Marette, Mariette, Marta, and Marte.
† English pronunciation for Marit: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"