Martha

noun
Mar·​tha | \ ˈmär-thə How to pronounce Martha (audio) \

Definition of Martha

: a sister of Lazarus and Mary and friend of Jesus

First Known Use of Martha

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Martha

Late Latin, from Greek

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“Martha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Martha. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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