Name Marlene Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Marlene


Marlene is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Marlene?

Marlene is a combination of the names Maria and Lena, but also a derivation of the double name Maria Magdalena.

What does the name Marlene mean?

Marlene means “of Magdala”, “torch”, “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from Magdalena and Lena) and “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea”, “star of the sea”, “rebelliousness”, “exalted one” and “wished for child” (from Maria).

Pronunciation of Marlene

Variants of the name Marlene


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Popularity of the name Marlene

The name Marlene is ranked #671 overall.

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