Marley - girls name

Marley name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Marley name meaning:

The name Marley is of English origin and has various meanings. One interpretation of the name Marley is "pleasant woodland clearing" or "meadow near the lake." This suggests a connection to nature and tranquility, evoking a sense of calmness and serenity. In this context, Marley represents a peaceful and serene presence.

Another possible meaning of the name Marley is "from the pleasant seaside meadow." This interpretation emphasizes a connection to the ocean and coastal landscapes, symbolizing a free-spirited and adventurous nature. Marley could then represent someone who is lively, outgoing, and enjoys exploring new experiences.

Overall, the name Marley carries a sense of natural beauty and charm. It can be associated with a calm and peaceful individual who appreciates the simplicity and serenity of nature, or with an adventurous and free-spirited person who thrives in the coastal environment.

Origin: English

Marshy meadow. Also Variant of MarleneL Woman from Magdala.


Surnames, Unisex names

Related names

MarleneL , Marley

Other girls names beginning with M


Overall UK ranking: 348 out of 5581

133 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (191)

Historical popularity of Marley

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