What does the baby name Merlin mean? Learn about what Merlin means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Merlin - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Merlin
M-E-R-L-I-N, is a 6-letter male given name.
Pronunciation of Merlin
MER lin
Meaning of Merlin
Sea hill, sea fortress, from the hill over the sea, falcon, latinized form of myrddin, fort near the sea.
Origin of Merlin
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Popularity of Merlin
Merlin currently has 1 like, and is in the top 11% of liked boy's names. The name Adisa is slightly more popular than Merlin.