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Marlowe (girl)

What does Marlowe mean?

Marlowe Pronunciation of Marlowe [mar-lowe] as a girls' name (also used less generally as boys' name Marlowe) is a version of Marlo. Modern name: possibly variation of Marlene.


Marlowe has 1 variant: Marlow.

1 more relation via Marlo: Marlon.

1 masculine form: Marlow.

Creative forms:
(female) Mailowe, Marlome, ..

(male) Marloki, Marlome, ..

Middle name pairings:
Marlowe Amberly (M.A.), ..

How popular is Marlowe?

Marlowe is a rare first name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#5097 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Marlowe entered the list in 2012 and reached its highest rank of #1145 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marlowe name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marlowe outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only other popular varying form of Marlowe (#1145 in 2015) is Marlo. Adoption of these relations of Marlowe was common among parents 45 years ago and is almost as conventional today.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marlowe, Marlo in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Marlowe is alike in pronunciation to Marla, Marlea, Marleah, Marlee, Marley and Marlie. Other suggested similar names are Karlote, Maelee, Malke, Malkie, Malvie, Maraline, Marcele, Marcene, Marcile, Marcine, Marelle, Marette, Marge, Margie, Margize, Margo, Mariane, Marice, Marieke, Marilee, Marilene, Marilou, Mariske, Marje, Marjie, Marjo, Marjorie, Marjory, Markie, Marlana, Marlane, Marlayne, Marleen, Marleene, Marlele, Marlena, Marlene, Marleni, Marlenn (see Marlin), Marlenne, Marlette, Marline, Marlis, Marlisa, Marlise, Marliss, Marlyn, Marlyne, Marlynn, Marlynne, Marlyse, Marne, Marnee, Marsee, Marte, Martie, Martje, Marve, Marvele, Marylee, Marylou, Maryon, Maryonn, Maylene, Merle, Murle, Myrle, Myrlene and Myrline. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marlowe.

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