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Marcelyn

What does Marcelyn mean?

Marcelyn Pronunciation of Marcelyn [marce-lyn] as a name for girls is a Latin name, and the meaning of the name Marcelyn is "dedicated to Mars". Marcelyn is a version of Marcella (Latin): feminine of Marcellus.

Associated with: dedicated.

Variations

Marcelyn has 5 variants: Marcelina, Marcelinda, Marceline, Marsalina and Marsellonia.

14 more alternative forms via Marcella: Marcela, Marcele, Marcelle, Marcellina, Marcelline, Marchella, Marchelle, Marcile, Marcilee, Marcille, Marcy, Maricel, Marsella and Marselle.

Creative forms:
(female) Marceann, Marceman, ..

(male) Marceman, Marcery, ..

Middle name pairings:
Marcelyn Gina (M.G.), ..

How popular is Marcelyn?

Marcelyn is an unusual first name for females. Marcelyn is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

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)

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

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

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.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marcelyn, Marcela, Marcelina, Marceline, Marcella in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marcelle, Marcelline, Marchelle, Marcile, Marcille, Marcy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

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.

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