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What does Erla mean?

Erla Pronunciation of Erla [er-la] as a name for girls is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Erla is "princess". Erla is an alternate form of Earla (Old English).

Associated with: old english, princess.


Erla has 2 variants: Earley and Earlie.

7 more different relations via Earla: Earlena, Earlina, Erlene, Erletta, Erlina, Erline and Erlinia.

Creative forms:
(female) Emla, Erel, ..

(male) Erel, Ereli, ..

Middle name pairings:
Erla Arie (E.A.), ..

How popular is Erla?

Erla is an unusual first name for females. Erla is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Erla was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #1613 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Erla name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Erla outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Erla ranked in the Top 2000 are Erline, Erlene and Earlie. Other forms, like Erlina, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Erla was at its highest 95 years ago (usage of 0.01%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Erla, Earlie, Erlene, Erline in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Erla and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Erla is alike in pronunciation to Airlea, Airlia, Arely, Arla, Arlea, Arlee, Arley, Arlie, Arly, Orla, Orlagh, Orlee, Orli and Orrla. Other recommended names are Aila, Alla, Byla, Cala, Dila, Dola, Edra, Eena, Eila, Ela, Elah, Elba, Elda, Eli, Ella, Ellan, Elli, Ellia, Ellsa, Elly, Ema, Emila, Ena, Erda, Erga, Erica, Eris, Erma, Erna, Eryca, Eryka, Eula, Eulah, Euna, Eva, Ewa, Illa, Isla, Kala, Karla, Lula, Lyla, Mala, Marla, Mela, Merla, Mirla, Myla, Myrla, Nela, Nola, Orela, Perla, Sela, Sula, Tola, Tyla, Ula, Xyla, Yola and Yula. These names tend to be more frequently used than Erla.

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