What does Marlys mean?
Marlys [marlys] as a name for girls. The meaning of Marlys is "star of the sea; God is my oath". Marlys is an alternate form, with the suffix -ys, of Marla (English, Latin): version of Marlene. Marlys is also a variation of Marlisa (Latin, Hebrew): blend of Mary and Lisa.
(female) Marlysse, Merlys, ..
(male) Marlyssey, Marlyssio, ..
How popular is Marlys?
Marlys is a very prominent first name for women (#1307 out of 4276, Top 31%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Marlys for girls. Marlys was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its peak rank of #363 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. The only other popular alternative form of Marlys ranked in the Top 2000 is Marla. These forms of Marlys were popular 65 years ago (average #535), but now, forms such as Marla have become less fashionable.
Marlys▼ is alike in pronunciation to Marlies, Marlis and Marlise. Other suggested similar names are Arlys, Carlis, Carly▼, Carlye, Carlyn, Carlyse, Carys, Darlyn, Eirlys, Harly, Karly, Karlye, Karlyn, Karys, Madlyn, Mally, Maralyn, Maraya, Marcy▼, Marelyn, Margy, Marilis, Marilisa, Marilyn▼, Maris, Marjy, Marlea, Marlee▲, Marlen, Marley▲, Marlie, Marlin, Marlo▼, Marlon, Marlow, Marlyn▼, Marlyne, Marlynn, Marnya, Marris, Marty, Mary▼, Marya, Maryk, Maryl, Marylyn, Maryn, Marys, Marysa, Maryse, Merlyn and Wallys (see Wallis). These names tend to be less commonly used than Marlys.See names in meaning and etymology.