What does Arlee mean?
Arlee \a-rlee, ar-lee\ as a girls' name. Arlee's root is Old English, and the meaning of the name Arlee is "hare meadow". Arlee is a variant of Arlene: modern coinage of unclear origin. Arlee is also a form of Harley (Old English).
Arlee has 32 more alternative forms via Arlene, Harley: Arlan, Arlana, Arlean, Arleana, Arleen▼, Arleena, Arleene, Arlen, Arlena, Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlette, Arleyne, Arliene, Arlina, Arlinda, Arline▼, Arluene, Arlyn, Arlyne, Arlynn, Harlea, Harlee, Harleen, Harleigh, Harlene, Harlie, Harly, Lena, Lene and Lina▼.
Arlee is an unusual given name for women. Arlee is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Lena (#279 a year ago), Harley (#349), Lina (#767), Harlee (#898), Arlie, Arlene, Arline, Harlene, Arleen, Harleen and Arly are the prominent variation forms of Arlee (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.2873%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.1552%, down 46%), with the forms Arleen, Arline, Arlene, Arlie and Lina falling out of fashion. Lena (#279) and Harley (#349) are two of the more trendy birth names among these, and there is also a resurgence in birth name popularity for Lena. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Arlee and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Arlee is alike in pronunciation to Airlea and Orlee. Other recommended similar baby names are Ailee, Arelie, Arelle, Ariel, Ariele, Arlet and Auralee. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arlee.