What does Marlo mean?
(female) Malo, Marlia, ..
(male) Marle, Marmo, .. Middle name pairings:
Marlo Summer (M.S.), ..
How popular is Marlo?
Marlo is a very prominent first name for women (#1697 out of 4276, Top 40%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#52500 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Marlo entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #639 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Marlo are Marla, Marlana, Marlane, Marlee (#454 from current records), Marleen, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene (#1174), Marley (#218), Marlie (#1202), Marline, Marlowe (#1145), Marlyn, Marna and Mary (#124). Other forms, like Marlina, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Marlo was at its most widespread a century ago (average #1875) and is now significantly lower (#1519, down 96%), with forms such as Marla becoming less stylish. Marlee and Marley are two of the more fashionable birth names in this list.
Marlo▼ is pronounced similarly to Marleah, Merla, Mirla and Myrla. Other recommended names are Mable▼, Maeko, Magli, Mal, Mala, Mali, Mally, Mando, Mara▲, Marah, Marci▼, Marcy▼, Mare, Maree, Marell, Maren, Marfa, Marg, Marga, Margalo, Marge, Margi, Margo▼, Margot▲, Margy, Mari▼, Maria▼, Marie▼, Mariko, Marilou, Marilu, Marin, Marion▼, Maris, Marit, Marja, Marje, Marji, Marjo, Marjon, Marjy, Marlis, Marlys▼, Marne, Marni, Marra, Mart, Marta▼, Marte, Marth, Marti, Marty, Marva▼, Marve, Marya, Maryjo, Maryk, Maryl, Marylou▼, Marylu, Maryn, Maryon, Marys, Merl, Merle▼, Murle and Myrle. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marlo.See names in meaning and etymology.