How to pronounce Marilyn ma-ri-lyn What does my name mean? Meaning of Marilyn: Combination of Mary and Ellen, Bitterness, Wished for Child, Star of the Sea, Modern, Maybe Bitterne
Origin and Meaning
Baby name Marilyn is a modern compound name which is composed of names Mary and Lynn. Mary is derived from Ancient Greek names Mariam and Maria meaning "bitterness, beloved, wished for child" and Lynn is a diminutive of Linda or Welsh. On the other hand the name might be derived from an Egyptian word Myr meaning "beloved" or mr meaning "love" or from the Ancient Egyptian name Meritamen or Merit-Amun meaning "beloved of Amun". The early bearer of the name was Marilyn Monroe who was an American actress and was the sex symbol of her generation. Other famous bearers are Marilyn Singer, an American author of children's books and Marilyn Bergman (born 1929), an American composer, songwriter and author
Marilyn was ranked 786 in 1997 US male names list and elevated by 0.38% from its previous ranking of 789 in 1995. Marilyn was ranked 392 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 4.26% from its previous ranking of 376 in 2014.
Full form of Marilyn : Moderate Amusing Resourceful Inquisitive Lonely Youthful Nationalistic
Marilyn is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 1628 in 2014. Only 127 people have Marilyn as their first name. Marilyn is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.
Marilyn is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1919 and ranked 392 (0.018804% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 370140 people wear Marilyn as their first name. Marilyn is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1899 and ranked 392 (0.018804% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 370140 people have Marilyn as their first name. Marilyn is not a native United States and Marilyn may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.103541% of people in US have this given name.Complete history of Marilyn
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Expression number of Marilyn is 11.
Marilyn have high energy levels, just like a child. Marilyn are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Marilyn are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities.
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