[ 2 syll. mar-len, ma-rl-en ] The baby girl name Marlen is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced MAARLehN †. Marlen's language of origin is Germanic and it is predominantly used in German. Marlen is a form of the German, Polish, and English Marlene.
See also the related category german.
Marlen is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 2003, 0.013% of baby girls were named Marlen. It had a ranking of #917 then. The baby name has steeply slipped in popularity since then, and is used only on a very light scale today. Within all girl names in its family, Marlen was nevertheless the most regularly used in 2018. In the last century Marlen has mainly been a baby girl name.
Baby names that sound like Marlen include Marlenne, Marelyn, Marlayne, Marleen, Marleene, Marlein, Marleine, Marlene, Marlyn, Marlyne, Marlynne, Maryln, Merelan, Merelyn, Merlene, Merline, Merlyn, Merrelyn, Myrleen, and Myrline.
† English pronunciation for Marlen: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"