Given Name MARLEY

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: MAHR-lee  [details]

Meaning & History

From a surname which was taken from a place name meaning either "pleasant wood", "boundary wood" or "marten wood" in Old English. A famous bearer of the surname was the Jamaican musician Bob Marley (1945-1981).

Categories

dog names, modern English, musicians, Pokemon characters, surnames, unisex
VARIANTS: Marlee, Marly
Entry updated December 3, 2014