Meaning and name origin
Charlita \ch(a)-rli-ta, char-lita\ as a girl's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Charlita is "free man". Charlita is a variant of Charlene (Old German); 20th-century coinage: feminine form of Charles with the -ene suffix. Also a variant of Charlotte (Old German); French feminine diminutive of Charles: it was very common in the Middle Ages in France to make a pet form of a name by adding -ot on the end.
Charlita is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Charlita and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Charlotte (#10) and Charlene. (2014 statistics).