Pronunciation: \m(a)-rlin, mar-lin\
Gender / Sex: girl (Marlin's also a boy name)
Related Names: Marlene
Sounds Like: Marline, Marylin, Marilin, Maralin, Marlina, Marlon
Variant forms: Marlen, Marlenn, Marrlen, Marlinn, Marlyn, Marrlin
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3788
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 5577
Marlin \m(a)-rlin, mar-lin\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Marlin). Blend of Mary (Latin) "star of the sea" and Lynn (Spanish) "pretty".
Marlin has 6 variant forms: Marlen, Marlenn, Marrlen, Marlinn, Marlyn and Marrlin.
For more information, see also the related name Marlene.
Baby names that sound like Marlin are Marline, Marylin, Marilin, Maralin, Marlina and Marlon.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Marlin.
Marlin is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3788 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#5577 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)