Martha Ralston in the US

  1. #1,092,921 Martha Marion
  2. #1,092,922 Martha Mcelroy
  3. #1,092,923 Martha Musser
  4. #1,092,924 Martha Noe
  5. #1,092,925 Martha Ralston
  6. #1,092,926 Martha Robert
  7. #1,092,927 Martha Sheffield
  8. #1,092,928 Martha Staton
  9. #1,092,929 Martha Stutzman
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Meaning & Origins

New Testament name, of Aramaic rather than Hebrew origin, meaning ‘lady’. It was borne by the sister of Lazarus and Mary of Bethany (John 11:1). According to Luke 10:38, when Jesus visited the house of Mary and Martha, Mary sat at his feet, listening to him, while Martha ‘was cumbered about much serving’, so that she complained to Jesus, ‘Lord, dost thou not care that my sister hath left me to serve alone?’ For this reason, the name Martha has always been associated with hard domestic work, as opposed to the contemplative life.
104th in the U.S.
Scottish: habitational name from the lands or barony of Ralston near Paisley, in Renfrewshire.
2,729th in the U.S.

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