Name: Merlyn

Origin and Meaning of the Name Merlyn

  • Meaning:
    Sea fort
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Sea fort
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (MER lin)
  • Form of:
  • Rating:
    Low
    High

Miscellaneous Info for Merlyn

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Occasionally given to girls, because of the ending apparented to the more commonly female suffix 'lyn'.

Similar Names to Merlyn for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Merlyn (US top 1000 names since 1880)

Popularity Rank

Merlyn - Rankings by Year

Boy ranks Boys
(Source: U.S. SSA)
The name meaning of Merlyn and the name origin of Merlyn have been reviewed by our name experts.