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142k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Arlene

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: From Marlene or Charlene
  • #485 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Arlene" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1888990
1889550
189011110
189113130
189219190
189317170
189419190
189523230
189633330
189728280
189830300
189933330
190047470
190138380
190247470
190367670
190459590
190577770
19061071070
19071011010
19081431430
19091601600
19102072070
19112262260
19123253250
19134714710
19146086080
19158648640
19161,1101,1055
19171,2081,2080
19181,3401,3400
19191,4271,4270
19201,5991,5945
19211,8371,8370
19221,8901,8846
19232,0972,0916
19242,2752,2750
19252,2802,2755
19262,5302,5219
19272,5682,5617
19282,5332,52310
19292,4092,4018
19302,5192,50613
19313,2263,21511#77 girl name
19323,1233,10815#80 girl name
19333,1973,18710#74 girl name
19343,9273,91413#53 girl name
19353,6913,6838#59 girl name
19363,9133,89815#54 girl name
19373,8303,80723#60 girl name
19383,9113,89120#63 girl name
19393,5963,57620#69 girl name
19403,2733,25815#75 girl name
19413,2963,2906#77 girl name
19423,3493,33217#83 girl name
19433,1523,1457#90 girl name
19442,7272,71413
19452,7792,7727#99 girl name
19462,8072,8007
19472,9132,9085
19482,4852,4805
19492,3952,3950
19502,3952,3905
19512,5002,5000
19522,3352,3305
19532,3092,3036
19542,0862,0815
19551,9841,9795
19561,8091,8090
19571,6971,6916
19581,7751,7750
19591,7941,7940
19601,6321,6248
19611,5581,5526
19621,3431,3430
19631,3031,2976
19641,2231,2230
19651,0521,0520
19669109100
19677777725
19687207200
19697387380
19707177170
19716056050
19725015010
19735015010
19744354350
19754084080
19764154150
19773903900
19783543540
19793253250
19803703700
19814134130
19824214210
19833693690
19843503500
19853473470
19863603537
19873643640
19883413410
19893483417
19903143140
19913323320
19923693690
19933433430
19942972970
19952972970
19963023020
19973183180
19983043040
19993133130
20002862860
20012792790
20023163160
20032852850
20042432430
20053053050
20062412410
20072252250
20082332330
20091931930
20102072070
20111791790
20121551550
20131591590
20141491490

Want to know about the populiarty of Arlene? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 141,917 babies born with the name Arlene in the United States. That's more than enough Arlenes to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1888 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Arlene" was in 1934 with a total of 3,914 babies. (That's a lot of baby Arlenes)

According to the 1946 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Arlene" ranks #94 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, 60 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1946. Across the entire United States a total of 2,807 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Arlene" mean?

Arlene (American): From Marlene or Charlene

The name "Arlene" is of American origin and it means "From Marlene or Charlene". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 7 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

E is for elate, you make others happy.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

Your name in reverse order is "Enelra". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Erlaen". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Arlene popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Arlene in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Arlene born Dec 25, 1998

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yugoslavia approximately on 1250. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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