Meaning of Mary Ellen in English:

Mary Ellen

Pronunciation /ˌmɛːrɪ ˈɛlən/

noun

(also Mury Helen)
dialect British
  • In Liverpool: a working-class woman, especially a fruit-seller or market trader.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Robert Lynd (1879–1949), journalist and essayist. From the female forename Mary Ellen.