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What does Arlee mean?

Arlee Pronunciation of Arlee as a girls' name has its root in Old English, and the meaning of the name Arlee is "hare meadow; rock meadow". Arlee is a variant form of Arlene: modern coinage of unclear origin. Arlee is also a form of Harley (Old English): from hara "hare".


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, meadow, rock


VARIANTS Arly, Arlie, Arley, Arleigh, Arlea, Arla

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ARLENE, HARLEY Arlan, Arlana, Arlean, Arleana, Arleen, Arleena, Arleene, Arlen, Arlena, Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlette, Arleyne, Arliene, Arlina, Arline, Arluene, Arlyn, Arlyne, Arlynn, Harlea, Harlee, Harleen, Harlene, Harlie

(female) Aralee, ..

(male) Arol, ..

Arlee Daleyza (A.D.), ..

How popular is Arlee?

Arlee is an unusual given name for women. Arlee is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Arlee was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #1887 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arlee name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Arlee outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Harley (#225 VIA LATEST LIST), Harlee (#631), Arlette (#892), Harlie (#1482), Arlene (#1787), Arline, Harlene, Harleen, Arlyne, Arlyn, Arly, Arla, Arlie, Arlean, Arletta, Arletha, Arleta, Arlena, Arleen and Arley are the prominent variation forms of Arlee appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Arleena, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Arlee reached its apex during the years 1930-1939 (USAGE OF 0.41%) and is now significantly diminished (USAGE 0.14%, 65% LESS). Harley has historically been popular among parents, although Arlette appears to be becoming a favorite too, while forms such as Arleen are now less popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arlee, Arla, Arlean, Arleen, Arlena in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arlene, Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlette in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arley, Arlie, Arline, Arly, Arlyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arlyne, Harlee, Harleen, Harlene, Harley, Harlie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Harleen, Harley outside U.S.

Similar Names

Arlee is alike in pronunciation to Airlea, Airlia, Arely, Earley, Earlie, Erla, Orla, Orlee and Orli. Other recommended sound-alike names are Abree, Adalee, Adley, Adorlee, Aidee, Ailbe, Ailee, Ailene, Ailey, Ailie, Ailse, Aimee, Alcee, Alea, Aleea, Aleen, Alene, Alex, Aley, Alle, Alleen, Allene, Alles, Allie, Amee, Amiee, Analee, Andee, Ardea, Ardeen, Arden, Arelie, Arelle, Aren, Arene, Arete, Argene, Arie, Ariel, Ariele, Arlenne, Arlet, Arlise, Arlys, Arlyse, Armen, Arrie, Artie, Ashlee, Atalee, Auralee, Ayleen, Aymee, Bilee, Brylee, Calee, Carlee, Cree, Jolee, Karlee, Kilee, Kylee, Oralee, Rilee, Tylee and Verlee. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arlee.

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