What does Sharan mean?
(female) Tiaran, ..
(male) Shaian, Sharant, .. Middle name pairings:
Sharan Jaylen (S.J.), ..
How popular is Sharan?
Sharan is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3534 out of 4276, Top 83%) and also a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#84631 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Sharan entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its peak rank of #1358 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Sharan are Sharon (#977 in recent rankings), Sheran, Sharyn, Sheron, Sherri, Sherry, Sherron, Sharron, Sharonda, Shari, Sharen, Sharie, Sharla, Shara and Sharolyn. Other variants, like Shareena, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Sharan was widespread among parents during 1940-1949 (adoption of 2.6%) and is now much reduced.
Sharan is pronounced similarly to Shereen, Sherine, Sherryn, Shireen and Shirine. Other recommended names are Chara, Chayan, Karan, Sahara, Saharah, Sara▼, Sarah▼, Sarai▲, Sareen, Sarena, Sarene, Sarina, Sarine, Saryna, Seara, Sh'rae, Shadae, Shadai, Shaka, Shalana, Shalane, Shan, Shana▼, Shanae▼, Shanah, Shanay, Shannan, Shanon, Sharae, Sharalin, Sharalyn, Sharana, Sharay, Sharaya, Sharaye, Shardae, Sharday, Sharde, Sharee, Sharel, Sharil, Sharina, Sharlan, Sharlane, Sharly, Sharlyn, Sharmain, Sharman, Sharmian, Sharmyan (see Charmian), Sharmyn, Shary, Sharyl, Shaun, Shavaun, Shavon, Shaya, Shayan, Sheraa, Sherah, Sherai, Sheray, Sherina, Shervan, Shira, Shirah, Shiral, Shyra, Siara and Taran. These names tend to be less commonly used than Sharan.See names in meaning and etymology.