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Gender: Female Origin of Arlene: Modern invented name

The name Arlene is a girl's name . Arlene and discussed in our forums with posts like "How many ____s do you know?".

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Famous People Named Arlene

Arlene Dahl, American actress
Arlene Dickinson, Canadian businesswoman, star of TV's "Dragon's Den"
Arlene Phillips, English choreographer and TV personality
Arlene Francis, American actress and TV personality
Arlene Sanford, American TV director
Arlene Martel (born Arline Greta Sax), American actress
Arlene Hannah Butter, birth name of the late performance artist Hannah Wilke

Pop Culture References for the name Arlene

Arlene, cat character in the Garfield comics and films
Arlene Fowler, character in the True Blood series
Arlene Luthor, character in DC Comics
Annoying Arlene, minor character on "Dude, I'm In the Band"


paulapuddephatt Says:


I actually quite like it. I prefer Charlene, though.

Jay Lea Says:


I emplore you, don't do this to your daughter. I inherited it from grandmother and mother. It has always madre me think of living at a campsite from the very similar name "Earleeene' Git the shotgun!"
I did grow up in the boonies chopping wood in the there you are.

Zelliew Says:


It's a bit ordinary

Jinxgirl Says:


I don't think there's anything wrong with Arlene. It's nice enough, just not exciting