Of Latin origin.

From the Roman name Martinus, deriving from Mars the Ancient Roman god of war and guardian of agriculture.

Feminine form of the masculine name Martin.

Saint Martina was a virgin martyr and is one of the patron saints of Rome in Italy.

Alternative forms of the name are: Martine, Martie, Tina, Tineke, Ina.

Famous bearers are Martina Navratilova, Martina McBride, Martina Hingis, Martina Topley-Bird, Martina Arroyo, Martina Hill, Martina Gedeck, Martina Gusman, Martina Aitolehti.

Martina is a popular name in Chile, Spain and Italy.