Pronounced Pron. mar-LAYN-kən
Other Forms FormsMarlinchen (english translation of the fairy tale)
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Contributor Contrib.elbowin on 4/30/2015
Marleenken is a Low German diminutive of Marlene. It's the name of the girl that collects the bones of her brother and buries them under a juniper tree in the fairy tale Vom Machandelbaum by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm.