Merlyn - Meaning of Merlyn

What does Merlyn mean?

[ 2 syll. mer-lyn, me-rl-yn ] The baby girl name Merlyn is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced MAHR-LihN (English) †. Merlyn is of Celtic origin and it is used mainly in English.

Merlyn is a form of the English Merilyn.

Merlyn is also an English form of the English and German Merlina.

Merlyn is also a form of the English and Welsh Meryl.

See also the related categories, english and celtic.

Merlyn is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Merlyn has in the last century been mainly given to boys.

Baby names that sound like Merlyn include Marelyn, Marlayne, Marleen, Marleene, Marlein, Marleine, Marlen, Marlene, Marlenne, Marlyn, Marlyne, Marlynne, Maryln, Merelan, Merelyn, Merlene, Merline, Merrelyn, Myrleen, and Myrline.

† Pronunciation for Merlyn: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"



Meaning of Merlyn Meaning of Merilyn Meaning of Merlina Meaning of Meryl Meaning of Merlyn
Baby Name Explorer for Merlyn

Merlyn Popularity Charts



Legend:
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name