Meaning and name origin
Charlea \ch(ar)-lea\ as a girl's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Charlea is "free man". Charlea is a variant of Charlie (Old German): pet form of Charlene and Charlotte, now used as an independent name.
Charlea is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Charlea and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Charlie (#229), Charlee (#313), Charley (#488), Charleigh (#555) and Charli (#610). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Charlea is also pronounced similarly to Charla▼, Sharla▼, Sharlee and Shirlea. Other suggested similar baby names are Caralea, Carla▼, Carle, Carleah, Carlee▼, Carley▼, Carlia, Carlla, Charela, Charle, Charlena, Charlet and Charrela. These names tend to be more commonly used than Charlea.