What does Marlin mean?
Affiliated girl name: Marlene.
47 more related forms via Lynn, Mary: Mair, Mal, Malia, Mallie▼, Mamie▼, Manon, Mara▲, Mare, Maree, Marella, Marelle, Maren, Maria▼, Mariam▲, Marian▼, Mariana, Mariann, Marice, Marie▼, Mariel, Marilee, Marilin, Marilla, Marilyn▼, Marin, Marion▼, Marita, Marja, Marjan, Marje, Marla▼, Marlo▼, Marya, Maryann▼, Maryjo, Marylee, Marylin, Marylou▼, Marylu, Marysa, Maryse, Marysia, Maureen▼, Maurine▼, Maymie, Mayria and Mollie▼.Creative forms:
(female) Maulin, Maylin, ..
(male) Marlik, Marmen, .. Middle name pairings:
Marlin Yoselin (M.Y.), ..
How popular is Marlin?
Marlin is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3788 out of 4276, Top 89%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#5858 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Lynn, Malia (#313 the previous year), Mallie, Mamie, Mara (#739), Maree, Maren (#1113), Maria (#109), Mariam (#563), Marian (#1104), Mariana (#296), Mariann, Marie (#564), Mariel (#1839), Marilee, Marilla, Marilyn (#426), Marin (#1471), Marion (#1527), Marita, Marla, Marlen, Marlene (#1174), Marlo, Marlyn, Mary (#124), Maryann (#1809), Maryjo, Marylee, Marylin, Marylou, Maureen, Maurine, Maymie and Mollie (#1001) are the popular alternative forms of Marlin (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Marlin reached the top of their popularity a century ago (average #1401) and are now significantly less common (#1490, ▼93%), with forms like Marian becoming less in vogue. Mara and Mariam are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names among these. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Marlin is alike in pronunciation to Marlane, Marlayne, Marleen, Marleene, Marlenne, Marline, Marlon, Marlyne, Marlynn, Marlynne, Merline, Merlyn, Myrleen, Myrlene and Myrline. Other suggested similar names are Cailin, Calin, Caralin, Carin, Carlen, Carlina, Carlis, Carmin, Carolin, Carrin, Darlina, Darlyn, Darylin, Eaglin, Farin, Harli, Jaclin, Jalin, Kailin, Karlein (see Caroline), Karlie▲, Karlin, Karline, Katlin▼, Kaylin, Madlin, Magli, Mairin, Mali, Malina, Maralina, Maralyn, Marci▼, Marcina, Mareina, Margie▼, Margit, Marilis, Marina▼, Marjie, Marjon, Markie, Marlaina, Marlea, Marleni, Marlina, Marlisa, Marlow, Marlys▼, Marnia, Marnie, Marnina, Marrilyn, Marrin, Marti, Martia, Martina, Martine, Marvina and Taylin. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marlin.See names in meaning and etymology.