What does Charlena mean?
Charlena [charlena] as a name for girls has its root in Old German, and the name Charlena means "free man". Charlena is an alternate form of Carol (Old German): originally a male name. Charlena is also a variant of Caroline (Old German). Charlena is also used as a form of Charlene (Old German).
49 more related forms via Carol, Caroline, Charlene: Caraleena, Carilena, Carla▼, Carlan, Carleen, Carleena, Carlein, Carlen, Carlene▼, Carley▼, Carlin, Carlina, Carlinda, Carline, Carlita, Carllen, Carlota, Carlyn, Carlyna, Carlyne, Carlynn, Carolena, Carolina, Charla, Charlaine, Charlayne, Charleen, Charleene, Charleesa, Charlie▲, Charlien, Charline, Charlisa, Charlita, Charlotta, Charlyn, Charlyne, Charlynn, Cherlyn, Karlen, Karlena, Karlene, Karlina, Shalene, Sharla, Sharleen, Sharlene, Sharline and Sharlyne.Creative forms:
(female) Chalena, Chanlena, ..
(male) Charman, Charrell, .. Middle name pairings:
Charlena Lacie (C.L.), ..
How popular is Charlena?
Charlena is a somewhat popular first name for females (#4086 out of 4276, Top 96%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Carla (#873 in recent rankings), Carleen, Carlene, Carley (#1106), Carline, Carlota, Carlyn, Carol (#1768), Carolina (#430), Caroline (#62), Charla, Charleen, Charlene (#1532), Charlie (#207), Charline, Charlotta, Charlyn, Charlyne, Cherlyn, Karlene, Sharla, Sharleen and Sharlene are the popular alternative forms of Charlena (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Charlena was more pronounced among parents during 1940-1949 (adoption of 3.5%) and has become much diminished since (adoption 0.5%, down 86%), with forms such as Charlene becoming less in vogue. Caroline is more familiar than the rest, though Charlie has become popular as well over time. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Charlena is alike in pronunciation to Sharlana and Sharlina. Other suggested similar names are Caleena, Caren, Carena, Carenna, Caresa, Carileen (see Caroline), Carina▼, Carinna, Carlaena, Carlana, Carlla, Carlreca, Carmen, Carmesa, Carolinda, Carolyn▼, Carolynn, Carylon, Carynna, Caylen, Chandana, Chanina, Chantea, Charalynne (see Cherilyn), Charelin (see Cherilyn), Charelynn (see Cherilyn), Charista, Charita, Charlee▲, Charlet, Charley▲, Charli▲, Charlize, Charlott, Charlsie, Charmara, Charmin, Charmyn, Cherena, Cherene, Cherylann, Cherylynn, Cheslea (see Chesleigh), Claresa, Corena, Darleena, Darlena, Galena, Giardena, Harlea, Jalena, Kalena, Kareena, Karena, Karrena, Marcena, Marilena, Marlea, Marleina, Marlina, Philena, Shakeena, Shareena, Sharen, Sharlee, Sharlett, Sharleyne (see Sharlene), Sharlyn, Talena, Tarena, Varena, Yalena and Zareena. These names tend to be less commonly used than Charlena.See names in meaning and etymology.