Meaning of Merlin

Merlin is an English name for boys and girls.
The meaning is `sea fortress`
The name Merlin is most commonly given to Walloon boys. (25 times more often than to American boys.)
In Scotland, England and Wales, Wallonie, België and France it is (almost) solely given to boys

Use for the other sex:

Merlina



What do they use in other countries?

Merlyn
Merlijn
Merlynn
Merlinn
Myrddin (NAMES_Wels)



The name sounds like:

Marlinn, Marlen, Marlan



See also:

Marvin, Mervin

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