Mar·​tha ˈmär-thə How to pronounce Martha (audio)
: a sister of Lazarus and Mary and friend of Jesus

Word History


Late Latin, from Greek

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Martha was before the 12th century

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“Martha.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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