What does Perla mean?
(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)
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.
Similar NamesSuggested 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.See names in meaning and etymology.