A first name derived from an Old English surname, Marley has a distinctly pleasant feel about it. Coming from the Old English words marten, for a cute furry animal living in English woods, and leigh, which means “wood clearing”. Its strong natural associations make it a wonderful choice if you want a connection with nature, but would prefer something other than flower names for your little girl.
Rank in the year 2015
Marley was ranked #463 in the most popular American names of 2015.
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