What does Arletha mean?
Arletha /ar-le-tha/ as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the name Arletha means "excellence; righteous". Arletha is an alternate form, with the prefix Arl-, of Aretha (Greek): singer Aretha Franklin. Arletha is also a variant of Arlene: modern coinage of unclear origin.
Arletha has 27 relations via Aretha, Arlene: Areta, Arete, Arethusa, Aretina, Aretta, Arette, Arla, Arlana, Arlean, Arleana, Arlee, Arleen▼, Arleena, Arleene, Arlen, Arlena, Arleta, Arletta, Arlette, Arleyne, Arlina, Arlinda, Laretha, Oreta, Oretha, Oretta and Retha▼.Kreatif forms: Alletha. [more]
How popular is Arletha?
Arletha is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3184 out of 4276, Top 74%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Popular alternative forms of Arletha (not ranked) are Retha, Arlene, Arleen and Aretha. Other forms, like Arlena, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Arletha reached its highest during the years 1930-1939 (average #530) and is now significantly less, with versions like Aretha becoming somewhat outmoded. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Arletha and related names. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
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