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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Merline

Name: Merline
Pronunciation: \m(e)-rli-ne, mer-line\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: blackbird
Origin: French
Sounds Like: Marline, Myrline, Merlina
Similar Names: Meline, Perline, Verline


Merline \m(e)-rli-ne, mer-line\ as a girl's name is a variant of Merle (Old French), and the meaning of Merline is "blackbird".

The baby name Merline sounds like Marline, Myrline and Merlina. Other similar baby names are Meline, Perline and Verline.


Merline 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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