Metta - Meaning of Metta

What does Metta mean?

[ syll. met-ta, me-tta ] The baby girl name Metta is pronounced as MEHT-AH †. Metta is mainly used in English and German, and its language of origin is Old Greek and Germanic.

Metta is a diminutive form of the English and Scottish name Margaret in the English language.

Metta is also a contracted form of the German name Mechthild as well as a variant form of the English, Italian, Portuguese, and Scandinavian name Matilda in the German language.

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Metta is a rare baby name for girls. At the peak of its usage in 1901, 0.005% of baby girls were named Metta. It ranked at #907 then. The baby name has since experienced a fall in frequency, and is today used on a very modest scale. In 2018, out of the group of girl names directly related to Metta, Margaret was the most widely used.

Baby names that sound like Metta include Maata, Maatha, Mada, Maddox, Maddoxx, Mahda, Mahdis, Mahdise, Mahdiss, Mahdisse, Mahdyss, Mahdysse, Maidah, Majda, Majdah, Matha, Matisse, Matsu, Mattox, and Mattoxx.

† approx pronunciation for Metta: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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