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Girl Name: Maritza

Name: Maritza
Pronunciation: \m(a)-rit-za, mar(i)-tza\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: of the sea; star of the sea
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Maritsa, Myrtis, Mertis
Similar Names: Marita, Mariza
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 680


Maritza \m(a)-rit-za, mar(i)-tza\ as a girl's name is a variant of Marissa (Latin) and Mary (Latin), and the meaning of Maritza is "of the sea; star of the sea".

The baby name Maritza sounds like Maritsa, Myrtis and Mertis. Other similar baby names are Marita and Mariza.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Maritza.


Maritza is a very popular first name for women (#680 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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