Popularity:2814
Origin:German
Meaning:From Magdala; Star of the sea
Marlene is a girl’s name of German origin, meaning “from Magdala” and “star of the sea”. Popularized by 1900’s German actress Marlene Dietrich, this title is a combination of the Christian names Marie—from Mary—and Magdalena. A name born of two powerful biblical women, baby Marlene is sure to have a strong will and sense of self, facing the unknown with confidence. The star of the sea, your little girl may travel far and wide, exploring new places while using her bright disposition to light the way for others to come.

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