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What does Marlee mean?

Marlee Pronunciation of Marlee as a girls' name is pronounced MAR-lee. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Marlee is "marshy meadow". Also variant of Marlene. See also Marla. Actress Marlee Matlin.




VARIANTS Marleigh, Marley, Marlie

OTHER FORMS VIA MARLA, MARLENE Marla, Marlana, Marlane, Marlayne, Marlea, Marleen, Marleena, Marleene, Marleina, Marlen, Marlena, Marleni, Marlette, Marlin, Marlina, Marline, Marlyn, Marlynne, Marlys, Marna



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How popular is Marlee?

Marlee is a rare first name for women. Marlee is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Marlee entered the list in 1990 and reached its peak rank of #367 in the U.S. in the year 2008, and is currently at #482. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Marley (#221 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Marleigh (#940), Marlene (#1383), Marlie (#1494), Marla, Marlana, Marlane, Marleen, Marlen, Marlena, Marline, Marlyn, Marlys and Marna are the popular alternative forms of Marlee (#482) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Marlina, are seldom used. These forms of Marlee were at the apex of their popularity during 1930-1939 (AVERAGE #1429) and are now much less conventional (#1634, DOWN 61.8%), with forms such as Marlena falling out of fashion. Marlene is more familiar than the rest, though Marleigh has gained in usage over time.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marlee, Marla, Marlana, Marlane, Marleen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marleigh, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene, Marley in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marlie, Marline, Marlyn, Marlys, Marna in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marlee and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Marlee is alike in pronunciation to Marleah, Marlo, Marlow, Marlowe, Merla, Mirla and Myrla. Other recommended sound-alike names are Arlee, Bailee, Baylee, Calee, Caralee, Caree, Carley, Carree, Darbee, Darcee, Earleen, Harleen, Harlene, Kailee, Karee, Karleen, Karlen, Karlene, Karlie, Laree, Madlen, Mahalee, Malea, Mallie, Marcie, Marcilee, Mareen, Marelle, Margeen, Marget, Marial, Marie, Mariet, Marike, Marilou, Marilu, Marine, Marjey (see Margaret), Marjie, Markee, Marlies, Marlise, Marlyne, Marlyse, Marnee, Marseea, Marthe, Martie, Martje, Marvele, Marylou, Maryse, Mayleen, Maylene, Meriel, Merl, Merle, Merrilee, Meryle, Millee, Mirelle, Myrelle, Myrleen (see Merle), Myrlene, Sallee, Tallee, Vallee and Verlee. These names tend to be more frequently used than Marlee.

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