What does Marney mean?
Marney /mar-ney/ as a name for girls is of Greek and Latin derivation, and Marney means "sparkling, shining; from the sea". Marney is a version, with the suffix -ney, of Marmara (Greek): the Sea of Marmara. Marney is also a form of Marni (Latin): form of Marina.
How popular is Marney?
Marney is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#24406 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Marney and related names. The only prominent alternative form of Marney (not ranked) is Marnie. Other variants, like Marna, are seldom used. This form of Marney was at the top of its popularity 44 years ago (adoption of 0.31%) and has become less common since, with Marnie becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
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Marney is pronounced similarly to Merna, Mirna, Morna, Murna and Myrna▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Barbey, Carey▼, Carley▼, Carrey, Dabney, Daney, Danney, Darbey, Darcey, Darsey, Earley, Fanney, Garnet▼, Harley▲, Janey, Janney, Karley▼, Lainey▲, Laney▲, Layney, Maggey, Maisey, Marcee, Marcey, Marcy▼, Mare, Mareen, Marena, Marge▼, Marged, Margery▼, Marget, Margey, Margy, Marian▼, Mariane, Mariet, Marina▼, Marine, Marinn, Marinna, Marion▼, Marje, Marjery, Marjey, Marlea, Marlen, Marley▲, Marrin, Marsee, Marsey, Marte, Mary, Maryan, Maryn, Maryon, Maureen▼, Maurene, Maurine▼, Maydey, Mazey, Mercey, Mersey, Moreen, Morine, Myrene, Nanney, Rainey, Rayney and Sarrey. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marney.