Meaning and name origin
Merlina \m(e)-rli-na, mer-lina\ as a girl's name is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Merlina is "blackbird". Merlina is a variant of Merle (Old French): the name also developed as a variant of Muriel and Meriel.
Merlina 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 Merlina and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Merle. (2014 statistics).
Merlina is also pronounced similarly to Marlaina, Marlana, Marleina, Marlena and Marlina. Other suggested similar baby names are Maralina, Marlin, Marline, Marlinn, Melina, Mellina, Mercina, Merline, Merlyn, Myrline and Zerlina. These names tend to be more commonly used than Merlina.