What does Marilee mean?
Marilee /mar-ilee/ as a girls' name is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of Marilee is "star of the sea". Marilee is a version, with the suffix -lee, of Mari (Welsh, Latin): variation of Mary. Marilee is also a form of Marilyn (English, Latin).
Marilee▼ has 55 more related forms via Mari, Marilyn, Mary: Maire, Mallie▼, Mamie▼, Marabel, Maralin, Maralyn, Mare, Maree, Marelle, Marelyn, Maren, Marette, Maria, Mariam▲, Marian▼, Mariana▲, Mariann▼, Marianne▼, Maribeth, Marice, Maridel, Marie▼, Mariel▼, Marielle, Mariette, Marilena, Marilene, Marilin, Marilisa, Marilla, Marillyn, Marilynn▼, Marilynne, Marin, Marion▼, Mariska, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza▼, Marje, Marla▼, Marlo▼, Marlyn▼, Marrilin, Marrilyn, Marybel, Marylin▼, Marylyn▼, Maryse, Maurine▼, Maurise, Meridel, Meriel, Muriel▼ and Murielle.Kreatif forms: Marila, Merilee, Morilee. [more]
How popular is Marilee?
Marilee is a very prominent first name for females (#1527 out of 4276, Top 36%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Marilee for girls. Marilee was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its apex rank of #641 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the history of the girl name Marilee and associated names. Mallie, Mamie, Maren, Mari, Maria (#115 from current records), Mariam (#568), Marian, Mariana (#331), Mariann, Marianne, Maribeth, Marie (#579), Mariel, Mariela, Marilou, Marilyn (#405), Marilynn, Marin, Marion, Marita, Maritza, Marla, Marlo, Marlyn, Mary (#120), Marylin, Marylou, Marylyn, Maurine and Muriel are the prominent variation forms of Marilee. These forms of Marilee reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 (median #642) and are somewhat less common today (#874, 64.9% less). Mary is the continual favorite, though Marilyn has become trendy as well over time, while forms such as Marie, Mariela, Maritza, Marlo and Marlyn have become less contemporary.
Thinking of names?
Marilee▼ is alike in pronunciation to Marrilee, Marylea, Merrilee, Mirilla and Myrilla. Other suggested similar baby names are Bailee▲, Caralee, Carileen, Carlee▼, Carolee▼, Darille, Hailee▼, Harlee, Kailee▼, Karalee, Karlee▲, Lorilee, Maelee, Mahalee, Maisee, Marcee, Marcile, Marcilee, Marcille, Marell, Marial, Mariane, Maribel▼, Maricel, Marieke, Marien, Mariet, Marijke, Marike, Marilda, Marilis, Marine, Marise, Mariske, Marisse, Marivel, Markee, Marlea, Marleah, Marlee▲, Marleen, Marlele, Marlen, Marlene▼, Marley▲, Marlie, Marlow, Marlowe, Marnee, Marrlen, Marsee, Maryl, Matilde▼, Merielle, Merill, Merle▼, Merrile, Meryle, Mireille, Mirelle, Mirielle, Murle, Myrelle, Myrle▼, Natilee and Saralee. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marilee.