What does Marillyn mean?
(female) Mariline, Mazillyn, ..
(male) Marillen, Marilles, .. Middle name pairings:
Marillyn Johanna (M.J.), ..
How popular is Marillyn?
Marillyn is an uncommon first name for women. Marillyn is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Marillyn was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its peak rank of #1793 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Marillyn are Marilyn (#426 via latest list), Marylin, Marylyn, Marylynn, Marlyn, Marilynn, Marilee, Maralyn and Marilynne. Adoption of these relations of Marillyn reached its apex in the 1930s (adoption of 1.08%) and is now much less (adoption 0.04%, down 97%).
Marillyn is pronounced similarly to Marilene. Other suggested similar names are Cailyn, Caitlyn▼, Caralyn, Carileen (see Caroline), Carilyn, Carllen, Carlyn, Carollyn, Carolyn▼, Carrolyn, Darille, Darlyn, Darrylyn, Jamilyn, Jerilyn, Kaitlyn▼, Karilyn, Karilynn, Katilyn, Kerilyn, Lorilyn, Madalyn, Madelyn▲, Madilyn▲, Madisyn▲, Madlyn, Mandalyn, Mandellyn (see Mandoline), Maralina, Maraline, Marcelyn, Marcille, Marelle, Marial, Marialena, Marian▼, Mariann, Mariela▼, Marielena, Mariella, Marilda, Marilena, Marilis, Marilisa, Marilla, Marilu, Marin, Marinn, Marion▼, Marlana, Marlayna, Marlayne, Marleen, Marleene, Marleina, Marlen, Marlene▼, Marlenne, Marley▲, Marlina, Marlinn, Marlon, Marlynn, Marlynne, Marlys▼, Marrlen, Marvelyn, Merill, Merlyn, Milly, Mirilla, Myrilla, Saralyn and Taralyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marillyn.See names in meaning and etymology.