[ 2 syll. mar-ty, ma-rty ] The baby girl name Marty is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced MAARTiy- †. Marty is of Aramaic and Latin origin. It is used mainly in English.
Marty is a shortening (English) of the English, German, Greek, and Scandinavian Martha.
Marty is also a diminutive (English) of the Spanish, Czech, English, German, Italian, and Romanian Martina.
See also the related category aramaic.
Marty is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1957, 0.007% of baby girls were named Marty. It had a ranking of #806 then. The baby name has seen a drop in frequency since then, and is currently used only on a very light scale. Within the family of girl names directly related to Marty, Martha was the most frequently used in 2018. Marty has in the last century been mainly given to boys. There were 11 times more boys than girls who were named Marty in 1963.
Baby names that sound like Marty include Mardi, Marte, Marti, Martie, Maarathe, Maarit, Maighread, Mairead, Mairéad, Manreet, Marathe, Marcia, Mardee, Mardey, Mardie, Mardy, Mared, Maret, Marete, and Marette.
† Pronunciation for Marty: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"