Marcelyn was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #1967 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2015 BIRTH Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Marcella (#1380 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Marceline (#1657), Marcela (#1947), Marcile, Marchelle, Marcy, Marcille, Marcelline, Marcelina and Marcelle are the popular varying forms of Marcelyn ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Marsella, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Marcelyn was common among parents during 1920-1929 (AVERAGE #1451) and is now significantly less (#1907, 85.3% LESS USAGE), with versions like Marcy becoming somewhat outmoded.
Marcelyn is alike in pronunciation to Marcilyn and Marcilynn. Other recommended names are Barcelona, Carilyn, Carlyn, Carollyn, Carolyn▼, Catelyn, Charelyn, Darcel, Darcell, Darcelle, Darolyn, Darrellyn (see Daryl), Jacelyn, Jackelyn, Jacklyn▼, Jaelyn, Jocelyn, Karolyn, Kayelyn, Macey, Madelon, Madlyn, Mandalyn, Mandellyn (see Mandoline), Maralin, Maralyn, Maralynn (see Marilyn), Marceen, Marcena, Marcenia (see Marcene), Marcey, Marceyne (see Marcene), Marchery, Marcila, Marelda, Marell, Marella, Marelle, Marelyn, Maresella (see Marisela), Margalo, Margey, Marielena, Marielle, Marien, Marilynn▼, Marjery, Marleen, Marlele, Marlenn (see Marlin), Marlon, Marlys▼, Marnell, Marrilin (see Marilyn), Marrlin, Marsalla, Marsey, Marshella, Marsiella, Marvel▼, Marvela, Marvelle, Marvelyn, Marylin, Marylyn, Mercey, Mercilla, Merlyn, Pamelyn, Saralyn, Sarely, Sharelyn and Terelyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marcelyn.See names in meaning and etymology.