Marlie name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old English, Hebrew, Greek and Germanic
Usage: English, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: m(a)-rlie
Meaning: Pleasant Wood, Sea and Sun
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What does Marlie mean?

Originated from Hebrew, Old English, Greek and Germanic, Famed Marlie is largely used in Finnish, Norwegian, English, Swedish and Danish, Marlie means "Pleasant Wood, Sea or Sun" is used as a baby girl name .

Marlie is variant form of loved Marlee. Marlee is English form of Marlene. Also Marlee is English equivalent of Marley. Marlee means Pleasant Wood has origin in Old English and Germanic.

Marlie is diminutive of Marlène. Marlène is French equivalent of Marlene. Prevalent Greek and Hebrew Marlène is used in Swedish, Finnish and Danish, meaning of Marlène is "Sun and Sea". The name is celebrated on on August 15th.

How do I pronounce Marlie?

The most common way to pronounce two syllabled Marlie is m(a)-rlie. There are multiple ways to say the baby name, i.e., mar-lie.

Variants of Marlie

Marlee, Marlene, Marley, Marleigh, Marilena, Marla, Marna, Magdalena, Marl, Marle, Marli

Middle Names for Marlie

Kezia, Roseline, Audrina, Alna, view more middle names that goes with Marlie

Names that rhyme with Marlie

How popular is the name Marlie?

Marlie is a common name in United States given to over 3482 babies in 48 years. When at the peak of its usage in 2009, it ranked 893rd when 306 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

Marlie is a familiar baby name in England and Wales, it has been in use since 1997 and was able to reach the top 700 names. In 2014, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 681 on girl names chart when 58 babies were named Marlie.

There are over 590 babies that have been given the name Marlie in England and Wales.

Marlie is a unique baby name in Netherlands, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 500 names.

Recently in 2019, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 476 on girl names chart when 27 babies were named Marlie. The name is an uncommon baby name in France where it has been in use since 1996 and achieved its top ranking of 3455 in 1996.

Marlie is a rare baby name in Netherlands still in use today. Marlie is a common name in Philippines while somewhat familiar name in Haiti, South Africa, Puerto Rico, Germany and Canada.

At least, 6000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Marlie in Nordic countries

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Numerological analysis of Marlie

You love your freedom and respect other people's freedom too. You are stubborn and self-motivated. You don't believe much in love. However, deep inside, you secretly wish to find someone who will prove you wrong. Handling the problems and life situations of others keeps you distracted from your own. You are all about independence, and like to have your own possessions because you like to enjoy luxury but not at any prize.

Parents who liked Marlie, loved these names

  •  Nika - Rare unisex name Nika is originated from Old Greek, Nika means "Victory of the People" is used especially in Slovenian and Russian
  •  Sophonias - Boy name Sophonias has origin in Greek. Sophonias is form of The Greek Name Σοφονίας in Latin language
  •  Galen - Of Old Greek and English origin, Admired and Enduring Galen is particulary used in Gaelic, Swedish and English, a unisex name, Galen means "Festive Party, The Calm or Healer"
  •  Kyriakos - Used predominantly in Danish, Swedish and Norwegian, Kyriakos aimed at boys has its origin in Greek. Kyriakos is Latin cognate of Κυριακος, a Greek Name Meaning of the Lord
  •  Ala - Origin of Atypical and Enduring Ala is in Old Norse and Greek is predominantly used in Old Norse, Hawaiian and Finnish and a gender-neutral name, meaning of Ala is "Truthful, Flag or Rule"
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Famous people named Marlie

  • Marlie Casseus, Haitian woman
  • Marlies Heuer in De laatste dagen van Emma Blank as Actress
  • Marlies van Alcmaer in A Bridge Too Far as Actress
  • Marliese Leitner in 2:22 as Actress
  • Marlie Moore in The Da Vinci Coed as Actress
  • Marliece Andrada in Gex 3: Deep Cover Gecko as Actress


  1. Social Security Administration,
  2. Office for National Statistics,
  3. Central Statistics Office - An Phríomh-Oifig Staidrimh,
  4. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques,
  5. Sociale Verzekeringsbank,
  6. Sociale Verzekeringsbank,
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