What does Marylyn mean?
(female) Merylyn, Mirylyn, ..
(male) Maryman, Marymon, .. Middle name pairings:
Marylyn Maura (M.M.), ..
How popular is Marylyn?
Marylyn is a very popular first name for women (#2028 out of 4276, Top 47%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Marylyn entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its highest position of #679 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Marylyn are Maralyn, Marilee, Marillyn, Marilyn (#426 from recent data), Marilynn, Marilynne, Marlyn, Marylin and Marylynn. Other variants, like Marrilin, are seldom used. These relations of Marylyn reached the top of their popularity 9 decades ago (median #979) and have become significantly less conventional since.
Marylyn is alike in pronunciation to Maraline and Marilene. Other recommended names are Caralyn, Carilyn, Carlyn, Carolyn▼, Carylon, Caylyn, Darlyn, Darolyn, Darrylyn, Darylin, Darylyn, Darylyne (see Daryl), Harolyn, Karalyn, Karelyn, Karilyn, Karlyn, Karolyn, Kaylyn, Laralyn, Madalyn, Madelyn▲, Madilyn▲, Madlyn, Maralina, Marcelyn, Marcilyn, Marilena, Marlana, Marlane, Marlayna, Marlayne, Marleen, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene▼, Marleni, Marlenn (see Marlin), Marlin, Marlina, Marline, Marlinn, Marlon, Marlyne, Marlynn, Marlynne, Marlys▼, Marrlen, Marrlin, Marvelyn, Maryan, Maryann▼, Maryl, Marylea, Marylee, Marylou▼, Marylu, Maryn, Maryon, Maryonn, Merlyn, Saralyn, Taralyn and Taylyn. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marylyn.See names in meaning and etymology.