Given Name ARLINE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: ahr-LEEN  [details]

Meaning & History

Meaning unknown, possibly invented by Michael William Balfe for the main character in his opera 'The Bohemian Girl' (1843).
VARIANTS: Arleen, Arlene
DIMINUTIVE: Arlie

Categories

opera
Entry updated December 27, 2009