Gender Feminine & Masculine
Pronounced Pron. /ˈmɑɹ.li/  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

From an English surname that 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).

Related Names

VariantsMarlee, Marly


People think this name is

youthful   informal   natural   wholesome   strong   strange  


Entry updated January 21, 2022