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Meaning of Marlon

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The name Marlon has the following meaning:

Like a hawk.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Marlon is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 514 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Marlon fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 89 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 656 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Marlon in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Marlon is very likely a(n) English variant of the name Marlen.

See other suggested English boy baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Marlen.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Marlon and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Marlon: Boys - Arvil, Clay, Colonel, Danforth, Darod, Darrow, Darwin, Dock, Edison, Elgin, Ewell, Garrison, Genaro, Geoffrey, Gerard, Houston, Howell, Judge, Keshaun, Keshawn, King, Girls - Adell, Alfreda, Dove, Jaylee, Liberty, Yetta, Both genders - Harley, Lee, Payton


The name Marlon is a variant of Marlen. Other popular variants of the name Marlen are: Marl, Marlan, Marlann, Marle, Marlea, Marleah, Marlee, Marleigh, Marlenn, Marli, Marlie, Marlin, Marlinn, Marlon (English), Marlonn, Marlun, Marlunn, Marly, Marlyn, Marlynn


We think the name Marlon should fall under the following style category: Traditional.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Marlon to be: Muscular, intense tough guy

In one word, you might describe Marlon as a(n) "muscular" person.

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