Marlee

Marlee - A very unique female name



  Jun 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Marlee, meaning pleasant seaside meadow, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1948 on position #1841. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Marlee and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Marlee? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Marlee. The baby girl name Marlee was given to 538 baby girls in 2012, ranking #520 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,627 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Marlee peaked in popularity 9 years ago in 2008 on position 365.



Famous with this name

Marlee Matlin
Marlee Otto
Marlee Barber


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Marlee is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Marlee is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #191 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,342.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Marlee is where you live.


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Marlee origin and meaning

Marlee is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means pleasant seaside meadow. To see famous people named Marlee, pop culture references for the name Marlee and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Marlee

We've found the following names that sound similar to Marlee, sorted by popularity.

Muriel / Marla / Marley / Merle / Marylou / Mariela / Marilee / Marlo / Mariel / Meryl /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012520
2011524
2010510
2009400
2008365
2007781
2006769
2005770
2004833
2003856
2002933
20011003
2000980
1999961
1998928
19971189
1996981
19951054
1994913
1993712
1992905
19911225
19901184
19891415
19881339
19871515
19742928
19512074
19481841

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Montana191
Louisiana199
Tennessee226
Utah236
Alabama253
Mississippi258
Oklahoma264
Kentucky266
Indiana271
Idaho276
Iowa291
Nebraska318
West Virginia341
Kansas344
South Carolina368
Missouri371
Ohio408
Wisconsin462
Arkansas473
Oregon503
Georgia504
Colorado509
Florida509
Pennsylvania526
Washington527
Virginia585
North Carolina652
Maryland676
Illinois682
Michigan711
Minnesota742
Texas746
Arizona759
California1081
New Jersey1308
New York1342

Even more about Marlee


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Marlee a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Marlee?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2008
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Marlee
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,627
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1948
2012 births +538

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