What does Marlen mean?
Marlen /mar-len/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Marlen) is pronounced MAR-len. It is of English and Latin origin, and the meaning of Marlen is "star of the sea". Feminine of Marlon or variant of Marlene.
Related girl name: Madeline.
Marlen has 20 more related forms via Marlene: Marla▼, Marlaina, Marlana, Marlane, Marlayna, Marlayne, Marlea, Marlee▲, Marleen, Marleena, Marleene, Marleina, Marlena▼, Marleni, Marley▲, Marlie, Marlina, Marline, Marlynne and Marna.Kreatif forms: Manlen, Merlen. [more]
How popular is Marlen?
Marlen is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3022 out of 4276, Top 71%) and also a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#104819 out of 150436, Top 70%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Marlen for girls. Marlen was first listed in 2000 and reached its highest position of #917 in the U.S. in 2003, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Madeline (#89 in 2014), Marla, Marlee (#470), Marlena, Marlene, Marley (#202), Marlie and Marlyn are the popular related forms of Marlen appearing in the Top 1000. These forms of Marlen were popular with parents in 2008 (average #678) and are almost as common today (#751, down 22.6%), but with the versions Marla, Marlena, Marlene and Marlyn becoming less in vogue. Madeline, Marlee and Marley are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these, with Madeline and Marlee undergoing a revival in popularity.
Thinking of names?
Marlen is alike in pronunciation to Marlenn, Marlinn, Marlyne, Marrlen, Marrlin, Merline, Merlyn, Myrleen, Myrlene and Myrline. Other suggested similar baby names are Cailen, Calen, Callen, Carlee▼, Carleen▼, Carlein, Carlen, Carlena, Carmen▼, Carwen, Darien, Darleen▼, Darlena, Darlyn, Faren, Farren, Galen, Harlea, Harlee, Kareen, Karen▼, Karleen, Karlena, Karlene, Karlin, Karlyn, Karmen, Karren, Mable▼, Madlen, Madlyn, Malea, Maralina, Maraline, Maralynn, Marcee, Mare, Maree, Marelyn, Marge▼, Margeen, Marget, Mariet, Marilin, Marillyn, Marinn, Marje, Marleah, Marlele, Marlies, Marlis, Marlys▼, Marne, Marrilyn, Marrin, Marsee, Maryan, Marylin▼, Maryn, Maureen▼, Merle▼, Murle, Myrle▼, Tarren and Zareen. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marlen.