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Girl Name: Marlon

Name: Marlon
Pronunciation: \m(a)-rlon, mar-lon\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Marlon's also a boy name)
Sounds Like: Marlyn, Marlin
Similar Names: Marion, Maryon, Marjon, Marlow


Marlon \m(a)-rlon, mar-lon\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Marlon), is a variant of Marlo. See for origin and meaning of Marlon. See also Marlen.

The baby name Marlon sounds like Marlyn and Marlin. Other similar baby names are Marion, Maryon, Marjon and Marlow.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Marlon.


Marlon is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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