What does Arlee mean?
Arlee [ar-lee] as a girls' name has its root in Old English, and the meaning of the name Arlee is "hare meadow; rock meadow". Arlee is a variant form of Arlene: modern coinage of unclear origin. Arlee is also a form of Harley (Old English): from hara "hare".
26 more alternative forms via Arlene, Harley: Arlan, Arlana, Arlean, Arleana, Arleen▼, Arleena, Arleene, Arlen, Arlena, Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlette, Arleyne, Arliene, Arlina, Arline▼, Arluene, Arlyn, Arlyne, Arlynn, Harlea, Harlee▲, Harleen, Harlene and Harlie.Creative forms:
(female) Aralee, Arilee, ..
(male) Arleed, Arol, .. Middle name pairings:
Arlee Lyric (A.L.), ..
How popular is Arlee?
Arlee is an unusual given name for women. Arlee is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Arlee was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #1887 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Harley (#281 via latest list), Harlee (#850), Arlene (#1376), Harlie (#1509), Arlette (#1663), Arly, Arlyn, Arlyne, Arline, Harlene, Harleen, Arley, Arleen, Arlean, Arlena, Arleta, Arla, Arletta, Arletha and Arlie are the prominent variation forms of Arlee appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Arleena, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Arlee reached its apex during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.34%) and is now significantly diminished (usage 0.1%, 71% less). Arlene has historically been popular among parents, though Harley is now the top form, while forms such as Arlene are now less popular.
Arlee is alike in pronunciation to Airlea, Airlia, Arely▲, Earley, Earlie, Erla, Orla, Orlee and Orli. Other recommended names are Abree, Adalee, Adley▲, Adorlee, Aidee, Ailbe, Ailee, Ailene, Ailey, Ailie, Ailse, Aimee▼, Alcee, Alea, Aleea, Aleen, Alene▼, Alex, Aley, Alle, Alleen, Allene▼, Alles, Allie▲, Amee, Amiee, Analee, Andee, Ardea, Ardeen, Arden▲, Arelie, Arelle, Aren, Arene, Arete, Argene, Arie, Ariel, Ariele, Arlenne, Arlet, Arlise, Arlys, Arlyse, Armen, Arrie, Artie▼, Ashlee▼, Atalee, Auralee, Ayleen▲, Aymee, Bilee, Brylee▲, Calee, Carlee▲, Cree, Jolee, Karlee▲, Kilee, Kylee, Oralee, Rilee, Tylee and Verlee. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arlee.See names in meaning and etymology.