Marley, meaning “pleasant seaside meadow,” is a great male dog name for dogs who are eager to please or outgoing. Find out more about dogs named Marley.


Name: Marley

Meaning: “Pleasant seaside meadow”

Personality: Eager to Please, Outgoing

About This Name: The name Marley exploded in popularity after the famous book and movie Marley and Me, in which a Labrador Retriever’s life with his humans was chronicled. Other famous Marleys include iconic musician Bob Marley and actress Marley Shelton. One famous fictional Marley is Jacob Marley, the main character in Dickens’s A Christmas Carol. A well-known DJ and producer, Marley Marl (also known as Marion Williams), was one of the most influential producers in the history of hip hop.

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