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Perla

What does Perla mean?

Perla Pronunciation of Perla [per-la] as a girls' name is a Latin name, and Perla means "pearl". Perla is a version of Pearl (Latin): Jewel name.

Variations

Perla has 3 variants: Pearla, Pearlie and Perley.

5 more different relations via Pearl: Pearle, Perl, Perle, Perline and Perlita.

Creative forms:
(female) Perpa, Perta, ..

(male) Perlai, Perlo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Perla Kinsleigh (P.K.), ..

How popular is Perla?

Perla is a very popular first name for women (#1319 out of 4276, Top 31%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#14064 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Perla entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #281 in the U.S. in the year 2003, and is currently at #645. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Pearl (#628 via latest list), Perle, Pearle, Pearla and Pearlie are the popular related forms of Perla (#645 via latest list) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Perla were popular as birth names a century ago (adoption of 0.7%) and have become much less popular since, with versions like Pearle becoming somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Perla, Pearl, Pearla, Pearle, Pearlie, Perle in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arla, Bella, Beula, Beyla, Carla, Ceila, Cela, Darla, Dela, Della, Dervla, Earla, Erla, Geela, Geila, Hella, Jeyla, Karla, Keala, Keela, Keila, Keyla, Leala, Leela, Leila, Lela, Leola, Leyla, Marla, Mela, Mella, Merla, Merola, Mirla, Myrla, Neala, Neila, Nela, Nella, Neola, Nerola, Orla, Orrla (see Orla), Paola, Paula, Pavla, Peale, Peall, Peele, Pelia, Pella, Penna, Pera, Perah, Peri, Perita, Perran, Perri, Perry, Persia, Peta, Petra, Petria, Petula, Phila, Piera, Pola, Rella, Seila, Sela, Seula, Tecla, Teela, Tekla and Verla. These names tend to be less commonly used than Perla.

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