Marleigh - girls name

Marleigh name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 70%

Marleigh name meaning:

The name Marleigh is of English origin and is typically given to girls. It is a variant of the name Marley, which means "pleasant wood" or "meadow near the lake." The first part of the name, "Mar," is often associated with the sea or lake, while the second part, "ley," refers to a clearing or meadow. Therefore, the name Marleigh can be interpreted as a tranquil and serene place near water.

The name Marleigh carries a sense of natural beauty and peacefulness. It evokes images of a calm and serene environment, where one can find solace and tranquility. The name also implies a strong connection to nature and suggests a gentle and kind-hearted personality. Marleigh is a unique and modern name that combines a classic English feel with a touch of contemporary style. Its meaning reflects a sense of harmony with nature and a peaceful disposition, making it a charming choice for any girl.

Origin: English

Marshy meadow. Also Variant of Marlene: Woman from Magdala.

Related names

Marlene , Marla , Marlaina, Marlana, Marlayna, Marlayne, Marleigh , Marlenne, Marley , Marlina, Marlinda, Marline, Marlisa, Marliss, Marlowe , Marlynn, Marlys, Marlyssa

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Overall UK ranking: 1692 out of 5581

17 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Marleigh

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