[ 3 syll. ma-ri-lou, mar-il-ou ] The baby girl name Marilou is pronounced MaeR-ih-LUW or MehR-ih-LUW (English) †. Marilou is of Hebrew and English origin, and it is used mainly in Dutch, English, and French. From the combination of other given names, but now used as an independent name in its own right.
Marilou is a variant of Marie (Czech, English, French, and German) in the Dutch, English, and French languages.
Marilou is also a variant of Marie-Lou (French) in the Dutch, English, and French languages.
Marilou is also a variant of Marylou (English and German).
A variant of Marilou is Mariluz.
Variant forms share the origin and meaning of Marilou.
Marilu (English spelling variant) is another form of the name.
See also the related forms, Louise (Dutch, English, French, and German) and Maria (Basque, Catalan, Corsican, Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, German, Greek, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Scandinavian, Spanish, Armenian, Estonian, Hungarian, Russian, and Slavic).
Marilou is rare as a baby name for girls. At the modest peak of its usage in 1933, 0.007% of baby girls were named Marilou. It ranked at #777 then. The baby name has since slipped in popularity, and is of only very light use today. Out of the group of girl names directly related to Marilou, Maria was the most regularly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Marilou include Marilu, Marylu, Marali, Marie-Lou, Mariel, Mariele, Marieli, Mariely, MariLee, Marilah, Marilee, Marilla, Marleah, Marrilee, Mary Lou, Maryille, Maryla, Marylee, Maryli, and Marylie.
† Pronunciation for Marilou: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"