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Name Marley

Meaning:pleasant woodTools:

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About the name Marley in particular

Languages of use:English
US 2019 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Marley, Carley, Harley, Harley, Karley, Marlee, Marlen, Adley, Arlet, Arly     Details
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About Marley/Marley, the group of names with the same origin as Marley

Meaning/translation:pleasant wood
Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin, female:from an Old English family name that derives from a place name meaning pleasant wood or pine marten wood
Words:myrig = pleasant  Old English
 leah = the wood (in the sense of forest), the clearing (open place within a wood), the meadow  Old English
 mearth = the pine marten (an animal)  Old English
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:96:Marley New Zealand 2019,  367:Marlee USA 2008,  761:Marley USA 2008,  892:Marlie USA 2009,  896:Marleigh USA 2015
Name variants:Marlee, Marleigh, Marley, Marlie, Marley   Sortable list   Details

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USA yearlyGraph2018 885,  2017 946,  2016 865,  2015 861,  2014 820,  2013 875,  2010 911,  2009 789,  2008 761