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- proper n. A female given name.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In music, same as march, 5: as, tempo di marcia, in march rhythm and time; marcia funebre, a funeral march, etc.
From Latin, feminine form of Marcius, a derivative of Marcus, ultimately from Mars, the god of war. (Wiktionary)