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Marvell (girl)

What does Marvell mean?

Marvell Pronunciation of Marvell [mar-vell] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Marvell) is pronounced mar-VELL. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Marvell is "wonderful, extraordinary".

Associated with: wonderful (good).


Marvell has 12 variants: Maravilla, Maraville, Marivel, Marivella, Marivelle, Marve, Marvel, Marvela, Marvele, Marvella, Marvelle and Marvelyn.

Creative forms:
(female) Marrel, Mavell, ..

(male) Marvil, ..

Middle name pairings:
Marvell Charli (M.C.), ..

How popular is Marvell?

Marvell is an unusual first name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#83618 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Marvell (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Marivel, Marvel and Marvella. These forms of Marvell were favored in the 1900s (adoption of 0.01%), but now, the form Marvel has become less trendy. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marivel, Marvel, Marvella in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Darcell, Darnell, Darrell, Marabel, Marabelle, Marcela, Marcele, Marcella, Marcelle, Marell, Marella, Marelle, Maribel, Maribell, Maribella, Maribelle, Mariel, Mariela, Mariella, Marielle, Marinell, Marlele, Marnell, Marsella, Marselle, Martella, Martelle, Marybel, Marybell, Marybelle, Maybell, Merrell, Mirabell and Mirell. These names tend to be more commonly used than Marvell.

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