Merle is a gender-neutral name and is of English origin. It can be used for both girls and boys. It means blackbird. As a unisex name, this name is popular with both boys and girls. The name is in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart of the year 1979 and not in the top 1000 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names.
Merle can be used for both boys and girls.