Name Marlene – origin and meaning

Marlene is a female name.

Origin of Marlene

Marlene derived from the names Maria and Lena, but as well from the double name Maria Magdalena.

Meaning of Marlene

Marlene means “of Magdala”, “sublime”, “sea of bitterness”, “rebelliousness”, “wished for child”, “beloved” and “pearl of the sea” or “sea star”.

Pronunciation of Marlene

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