Meaning and name origin
Earlene \e(a)-rle-ne, ear-lene\ as a girl's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Earlene is "princess". Earlene is a variant of Earla (Old English); mainly US: coined as a feminine form of Earl.
Earlene is a very popular first name for females (#811 out of 4276, Top 19%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Earlene for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Earlene and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Erlene, Earline and Earlene. (2014 statistics).
Earlene is also pronounced similarly to Arlene and Orlene. Other suggested similar baby names are Carlene, Darlene, Earldene, Earlena, Earlina, Harlene, Karlene and Marlene. These names tend to be less commonly used than Earlene.