Meaning and name origin
There is 1 feminine form of Arlen: Arlene.
Arlen is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1134 out of 1220, Top 93%) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#75383 out of 88799, Top 85%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Arlen for boys (2014 statistics).
Arlen is also pronounced similarly to Orlan and Orlin. Other suggested similar baby names are Alen, Allen, Arden, Aren, Arien, Arjen, Arlea, Arley, Armen, Arren and Arsen. These names tend to be less commonly used than Arlen.