What does Harlene mean?
Harlene /har-le-ne/ as a name for girls. Harlene's root is Old English, and the name Harlene means "hare meadow; rock meadow". Harlene is a variant form, with the suffix -ne, of Harley (Old English): from hara "hare".
Harlene has 1 variant: Harleen.Kreatif forms:
(female) Harlenah, Haylene, ..
(male) Harlemer, Harlenan, ..
How popular is Harlene?
Harlene is an uncommon first name for women. Harlene is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Harlene for girls. Harlene was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its apex rank of #1097 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Shown below is a comparison of the history of the girl name Harlene and affiliated names. Arlee, Harlee (#898 from current records), Harleen, Harleigh (#1215), Harley (#349) and Harlie (#1535) are the prominent alternative forms of Harlene listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Harlea, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Harlene is well-received among parents today (adoption of 0.07%). Harley has historically been popular among parents, although Harlee seems to be gaining popularity too.
Recommended names are Arlene▼, Cailene, Carlee▲, Carlen, Carlena, Carlene▼, Carline, Carlyne, Charlene▼, Corlene, Dalene, Darleane, Darlena, Darlene▼, Darline, Darlyne, Darylene, Earldene (see Earla), Earlena, Earlene▼, Earline▼, Erlene, Gaylene, Hailee, Haroldene, Harolyn, Haylee, Helene▼, Hellene, Jaylene▲, Kaelene, Kailene, Kalene, Karene, Karlee▲, Karlen, Karlena, Karlene, Karline, Karlyne, Kaylene, Laraene, Lurlene, Marcene, Marilene, Marlane, Marlee▲, Marleene, Marlele, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene▼, Marleni, Marlenn (see Marlin), Marlenne, Marline, Marlyne, Maylene, Myrlene, Orlene, Paulene, Raelene, Raylene, Sarene, Sharlene, Starlene, Talene, Valene and Verlene. These names tend to be more commonly used than Harlene.