Last name origins & meanings:
- Swiss German: from a pet form of Martin 1.
- Italian: probably from medieval Greek Martios ‘March’, a nickname for
someone who was born or baptized in March or had some other
association with the month.
- Catalan (Martí) and
southern French (Occitan): from the personal name Martí (see
- Hungarian: topographic name from mart
‘small hill’, ‘waterfront’.
- Hungarian: from Marti, a
pet form of the personal name Márton, Hungarian form of
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