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What does Arleen mean?

Arleen Pronunciation of Arleen [ar-leen] as a girls' name is an alternate form of Arlene: modern coinage of unclear origin.


Arleen has 11 variants: Arlan, Arlean, Arleene, Arlen, Arleyne, Arliene, Arline, Arluene, Arlyn, Arlyne and Arlynn.

13 more relations via Arlene: Arla, Arlana, Arleana, Arlee, Arleena, Arlena, Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlette, Arlie, Arlina and Arly.

Creative forms:
(female) Adleen, Agleen, ..


Middle name pairings:
Arleen Cassidy (A.C.), ..

How popular is Arleen?

Arleen is a very popular first name for females (#1075 out of 4276, Top 25%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Arleen entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #476 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arleen name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Arleen outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Arla, Arlean, Arlee, Arlena, Arlene (#1376 in 2015), Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlette (#1663), Arlie, Arline, Arly, Arlyn and Arlyne are the prominent variation forms of Arleen listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Arleen were favored by parents 85 years ago (average #1288) and have become significantly less popular since (#1935, 97%), with versions like Arlene becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arleen, Arla, Arlean, Arlee, Arlena in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arlene, Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlette in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arlie, Arline, Arly, Arlyn, Arlyne in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Arleen and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Arleen is alike in pronunciation to Arlenne, Earleen, Erlene and Orlene. Other suggested similar names are Adeen, Ailee, Aileen, Aileene, Aireen, Aleea, Aleen, Aleena, Allcen, Alleen, Ardeen, Arden, Aren, Arjean, Arlea, Arlenna (see Arlinda), Arlet, Arleth, Arley, Armeena, Armen, Arwen, Ashleen, Ayleen, Breen, Caleen, Carleen, Coleen, Darleen, Eileen, Eleen, Elleen, Evleen, Harleen, Heleen, Ileen, Ireen, Ireleen, Isleen, Joleen, Juleen, Kaleen, Karleen, Kyleen, Lurleen, Marleen, Myleen, Myrleen (see Merle), Oleen, Orlee, Taleen, Treen and Wileen. These names tend to be less frequently used than Arleen.

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