What does Maylene mean?
Maylene /may-lene/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of English derivation, and the meaning of the name Maylene is "the fifth month". Maylene is an alternate spelling of May (English). Maylen is a common surname.
How popular is Maylene?
Maylene is a rare first name for females. Maylene is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent alternative forms of Maylene (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Mae (#682 in 2014), Maia (#626), May, Maya (#74) and Maye. Usage of these girl names was at its peak during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.459%) and is now much lower (usage 0.3236%, down 29.5%), with the versions Mae, May and Maye becoming less trendy. Maia (#626) and Maya (#74) are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns in this compilation. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Maylene and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Maylene is 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 frequently used than Maylene.