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Girl Names Ending with -leen

Leen ending baby names and what they mean, with 84 results. -leen names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1950-1959 (ADOPTION OF 1.68%) and have become significantly less widespread since (ADOPTION 0.13%, 92.2% LESS), with names like Darleen falling out of fashion. Ayleen (#925) and Jayleen (#506) are two of the more fashionable names for newborns among these, while Gleen (TOP 39%) and Barleen (100%) are familiar -leen surnames.

-leen names

Aileen - Cathleen | Cayleen - Isleen | Jackleen - Marleen | Marleen - Sherileen | Shirleen - Yosleen

Aileen - Cathleen

Aileen and variants

Aileen1, var. Ileen, Elleen, Eleen, Eileen1, Alleen1, Aleen1
Derivative of Norman element. Scottish variant of Eileen, which possibly .. Avleen is also a moderately popular kid's name.

Helen and variants

Heleen, Eileen2, Aileen2
Forms of Helen. Derived fr. Greek. "Sun ray." Popular, and Aileen, Eileen, Heleen are similar to common -en surnames Ahlen (UPPER 78%), Alben (78%).

Alina and variants

Alleen2, Aleen2
Forms of Alina. Stems fr. Greek element. "Sun ray." Adoption of Alleen and variants was widespread during 1910-1919.


Var. of Alaine. Derived fr. Old German word. "Precious." Less popular today. Alleen last appeared in 1920-1929 in the Top 2000. See also Elleen.

Form of Alana. Source fr. Old German, Hawaiian elements. "Precious; awakening." Alleen is a frequently occurring (UPPER 76%) feminine name. See also Aileen.


Form of Arlene. .. Possibly feminine form of Arlen, from .. Used somewhat widely as a children's name, Arleen is comparable to the conventional Ayleen. See also Arlenna.

Form of Ashlynn. From Irish, Gaelic element. "Dream." Amaleen and Ashdee are creative forms. See also Ashlan.

Var. of Barbara. Root fr. Latin. "Foreign woman." Not Top 2000 name.

Form of Cailin. Derived fr. Gaelic element. "Girl." Not widespread. Caileen is not found in the US Census. See also Calen.

Form of Selina. Derivative of Greek language. "The moon." Scarce as a baby name, but Caleen is similar to the more common Coleen. See also Catleen.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -leen names: Aileen, Aleen, Alleen, Arleen, Carleen

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -leen names: Cathleen, Charleen, Eileen, Ileen, Karleen

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -leen names: Kathleen, Sharleen

Var. of Selena. Derived fr. Greek language. "The moon." Caleen is a sparsely used first name.

Caroline and variants

Karleen1, Karaleen, Charleen1, Carleen1, Carileen, Caraleen
Forms of Caroline. Derived fr. Old German word. "Free man." Carleen, Charleen and Karleen are more common as baby names among the variant forms of Caroline.

Charlotte and variants

Sharleen1, Karleen2, Charleen2, Carleen2
Forms of Charlotte. Derivative of Old German element. "Free man." Karleen and variants were popular as baby names 8 decades ago, but now, Charleen has fallen out of fashion.


Var. of Carly. Stems fr. Latin. "Free man." Carleen is common as a girls' name compared to other variations. See also Carllen.

Sharleen2, Karleen3, Charleen3, Carleen4
Var. of Carol. Derivative of Old German word. "Free man." Carleen, Charleen, Karleen and Sharleen are more commonplace as birth names among the versions of Carol.

Carlene and variants

Karleen4, Carleen5
Var. of Carlene. Stems fr. Old German word. "Free man." Less widespread today. Carleen was the version last recorded (the 1970s) in the Top 2000.

Var. of Carla. Stems fr. Old German language. "Free man." Carleen was popular with parents 68 years ago. See also Carleena.

Catherine and variants

Katleen1, Kathyleen, Kathleen1, Kathileen1, Kataleen1, Cathyleen, Cathleen1, Cataleen1, Cathaleen1
Var. of Catherine. Origin fr. Greek language. "Pure." Cataleen, Cathaleen, Cathyleen, Kataleen and Kathileen are more unique as children's names among the variations of Catherine.

Katleen2, Kathleen2, Kathileen2, Kataleen2, Cathleen2, Cathaleen2, Cataleen2
Var. of Katherine. Origin fr. Greek element. "Pure." Cathleen and Kathleen are more commonly used as children's names among the forms of Katherine.

Cathleen and variants

Cathleen3, var. Catleen, Cathaleen3
Origin fr. Greek element. "Pure." Cathleen has dwindled in popularity as a baby name circa 1950-1959.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -leen names for girls.

1. Aileen - Cathleen
Aileen [Ileen, Elleen, ..], Helen [Heleen, Eileen, ..], Alina [Aleen, Alleen], Alaine [Alleen], Alana [Alleen], Arlene [Arleen], Ashlynn [Ashleen], Barbara [Barbeeleen], Cailin [Caileen], Selina [Caleen], Selena [Caleen], Caroline [Karleen, Karaleen, ..], Charlotte [Karleen, Sharleen, ..], Carly [Carleen], Carol [Karleen, Sharleen, ..], Carlene [Karleen, Carleen], Carla [Carleen], Catherine [Katleen, Kathyleen, ..], Katherine [Katleen, Kathleen, ..], Cathleen [Catleen, Cathaleen]

Cayla [Cayleen], Charlene [Charleen], Crystal [Krystaleen, Christleen], Colleen [Coleen, Kolleen], Darlene [Darleen, Darryleen], Earla [Ireleen, Earleen], Eleanor [Eileen], Eileen [Ileen, Eilleen, ..], Ellen [Elleen], Emeline [Emaleen], Ethel [Etheleen], Eve [Evaleen], Evelyn [Evleen, Eveleen, ..], Evelina [Eveleen], Faline [Faeleen], Gail [Gayleen], Harley [Harleen], Harleen, Ilene [Ileen], Aislinn [Isleen]

Jaclyn [Jakleen, Jackleen], Jacqueline [Jakleen, Jacqueleen], Jae [Jayleen, Jaeleen], Jazzlyn [Jasleen], Geraldine [Jerrileen], Jill [Jilleen], Jolene [Joleen, Jolleen, ..], Julia [Juleen], Kaylin [Kayleen, Kaileen], Kaitlin [Kaitleen], Kalina [Kaleen], Karleen, Karolina [Karleen], Kathleen [Katleen, Kathaleen, ..], Kaylee [Kayleen], Kelly [Kelleen], Kylie [Kyleen], Lurleen, Lorelei [Lurleen], Madeline [Marleen]

Marlene [Marleen], May [Mayleen], Myla [Myleen], Merle [Myrleen], Natalie [Nataleen], Coline [Nicoleen], Noelle [Noweleen, Noelleen, ..], Olina [Oleen], Paulina [Pauleen], Pearl [Pearleen], Rae [Raeleen], Rayann [Rayleen], Roline [Rolleen], Rosalie [Rosaleen], Rosalind [Rosaleen], Rose [Rosaleen], Sharlene [Sharleen], Shayla [Shayleen], Sheila [Sheileen], Sheryl [Sherileen]

Shirley [Shirleen], Ta- [Taleen], Wilhelmina [Wileen, Willeen], Yoslene [Yosleen]

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