Marley

Unisex

Meaning

Pleasant seaside meadow

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈmɑːli/

Traits associated with the name Marley:

Dogs named Marley tend to be strong-willed, good-natured, industrious, and loving. This name is also associated with courage, and companionship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Marley?

Naming your dog Marley suggests that you are a fan of the classic novel and movie, "Marley and Me," which is about a family's relationship with their beloved Labrador Retriever. It suggests that you are a person who values loyalty, companionship, and unconditional love.

Is Marley a good dog name?

Marley has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Marley is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

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Popularity

  • Marley ranks #97 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Marley ranks #99 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Marley ranks #255 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Marley is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Marley outranks the great majority of names.

Most popular breeds named Marley:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. American Pitbull Terrier
  4. Poodle
  5. Chihuahua

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Famous dogs named Marley:

  • film icon A labrador retriever named Marley played a role in the movie Marley and Me.

Dog names like Marley:

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Marley dog name meaning

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