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Marliss

What does Marliss mean?

Marliss Pronunciation of Marliss [marliss] as a girls' name means "star of the sea; God is my oath". Marliss is an alternate form of Marlisa (Latin, Hebrew): blend of Mary and Lisa.

Associated with: star, sea, oath.

Variations

Marliss has 2 variants: Marlys and Marlyse.

3 more alternative forms via Marlisa: Marlisha, Marlissa and Marlyssa.

Creative forms:
(female) Maeliss, Maliss, ..

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Marliss Lakyn (M.L.), ..

How popular is Marliss?

Marliss is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Marliss is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only prominent related form of Marliss (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 is Marlys. Other forms, like Marlisha, are uncommon. This relation of Marliss was favored as a baby name during 1930-1939 (#363), but now, Marlys has become somewhat dated. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marlys in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Marliss is pronounced similarly to Marlies, Marlis and Marlise. Other recommended names are Arliss, Carlis, Carlisa, Carlise, Carlissa, Corliss, Malissa, Mallissa, Mareisa, Margies (see Margaret), Marialisa, Marilis, Marilisa, Maris, Marisa, Marise, Marissa, Marisse, Marleigh, Marlie, Marlin, Marlina, Marline, Marlinn, Marris, Marrissa and Walliss (see Wallis). These names tend to be more frequently used than Marliss.

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