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The girl's name Marquita is a variant of Marcella (Latin), Marcia (Latin) and the meaning of Marquita is "dedicated to Mars".
Marquita Name also appears in following Origin(s): Czech, Spanish, African-American, English
Famous Name Marquita
was a Puerto Rican actress, singer and dancer who became the first Puerto Rican actress to appear in a major Hollywood motion picture, Road to Rio, opposite Bob Hope, Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour . The Smithsonian Institution is currently planning a Living Portrait in her honor.Dubbed the "Queen of La Conga," "Queen of Latin Rhythm" and "Latin Hurricane" during various stages of her career, Rivera, went on to enjoy a strong musical career both in the United States and in her native Puerto Rico.