Meaning and name origin
Maylene \ma(y)-le-ne\ as a girl's name is of English origin, and the meaning of Maylene is "the fifth month". Maylene is a variant of May (English): the month of May was named for Maia, the Roman earth goddess.
Maylene is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Maylene and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is May. (2014 statistics).
Maylene is also pronounced similarly to Melene and Mylene. Other suggested similar baby names are Gaylene, Jaylene, Kaylene, Malena, Marlene▼ and Raylene. These names tend to be more commonly used than Maylene.