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Merla meaning and name origin
Merla \m(e)-rla, mer-la\ as a girl's name has the meaning "blackbird; shining sea" and is a variant of Merle (Old French): the name also developed as a variant of Muriel and Meriel. Also a variant of Meryl (English): variant of Muriel via Meriel.
Merla is also pronounced similarly to Marla, Marlea and Marlo. Other suggested similar baby names are Mela, Mella, Mera, Meral, Merel, Merial, Merill, Merl, Merna, Merola, Meryle, Meryll, Morela, Murle, Myrle, Perla and Verla.
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Popularity of Merla
Merla is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
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