What does Marleigh mean?
Marleigh /mar-lei-gh/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used more widely as girls' name Marleigh). Marleigh's name origin is Old English, and the meaning of Marleigh is "meadow near the lake". Marleigh is a variant transcription of Marley (Old English): place name. Compare surname Macleish.
How popular is Marleigh?
Marleigh is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Marleigh is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Marleigh and affiliated names. The only prominent variation form of Marleigh (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 is Marley (#821 the previous year). Adoption of this boy name reached its most widespread in 2008 (usage of 0.237%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.179%, down 24.5%). (2014 Birth Statistics)