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Gender: Female Meaning of Marnie: "rejoice" Origin of Marnie: Variation of Marni or Marnina, Hebrew "rejoice"

The name Marnie is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "rejoice". Marnie and is often added to lists like Hipster British Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

From the experts:

Short form that's much better known than the original, now dated to the era of the Hitchcock movie that made it famous. This may change since it was recently chosen by British singer Lily Allen, whose first daughter was christened the retro Ethel and is also attached to one of the more attractive characters on the tv show Girls.

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Famous People Named Marnie

Marnie Stern, American guitarist
Marnie Elizabeth McBean, Canadian Olympic rower
Marnie Reece-Wilmore, Australian actress
Marnie McPhail, American voice actress
Marnie Schulenburg, American actress
Marnie Weber, American artist
Marnie Alton, Canadian actress
Marnie Woodrow, Canadian novelist
Marnie Rose Cooper (b. 2013), daughter of singer Lily Allen
Marnie Simpson, Reality star

Pop Culture References for the name Marnie

Margaret "Marnie" Edgar, character in "Marnie" by Winston Graham and 1964 Hitchcock movie
Marnie Michaels, character on TV's "Girls"
Marnie Stonebrook, witch character on TV's "True Blood"
Marnie Gordon, character on TV's "Heartland"
Marnie Piper, main character in the "Halloweentown" movies
Marnie, character in movie "She's out of My League"
"When Marnie Was There," book by Joan G. Robinson
"When Marnie Was There," animated film adaption of the book, produced by Studio Ghibli
Marnie means "wretchedly" in Polish
Marnie, character in the game "Stardew Valley"

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