Marcela

Marcela - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Marcela appeared on the charts for the first time in 1915 on position #1518. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Marcela and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Marcela? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Marcela. The baby girl name Marcela was given to 79 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1643 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 17,889 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Marcela peaked in popularity 27 years ago in 1992 on position 881.



Famous with this name

Marcela Walerstein
Marcela Guirado
Marcela


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Rating: 3/5 (4 people)


Marcela is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Marcela is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,008 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,474.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Marcela is where you live.


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Marcela origin and meaning

Marcela is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Marcela, pop culture references for the name Marcela and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Marcela

We've found the following names that sound similar to Marcela, sorted by popularity.

Marcella / Marisol / Maricela / Miracle / Marisela / Marcelle / Marcelina / Markayla / Maricella / Marceline /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121643
20111731
20101812
20091608
20081345
20071415
20061336
20051214
20041092
20031118
20021097
20011081
20001206
1999967
19981087
19971127
1996975
1995952
1994950
19931012
1992881
1991893
1990996
1989937
1988937
1987944
1986941
1985920
1984938
19831039
1982891
1981906
1980932
1979967
1978914
1977942
1976984
1975947
1974959
19731012
19721097
19711190
19701081
19691373
19681106
19671362
19661313
19651735
19641479
19631571
19621385
19611600
19601477
19591994
19581469
19571955
19561812
19552221
19541739
19531555
19521897
19512071
19491820
19482044
19471670
19461738
19451598
19441795
19431853
19421816
19411272
19401270
19391520
19381702
19371671
19361342
19351313
19341144
19331073
19321302
19311248
19301503
19291153
19281498
19271297
19261345
19251192
19241194
19231472
19221148
19211726
19201456
19191903
19181329
19171565
19151518

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas1008
Florida1028
California1203
Arizona1209
Illinois1804
New York2474

Even more about Marcela


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Marcela a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Marcela?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1992
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Marcela
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 17,889
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1915
2012 births +79

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