What does Sharla mean?
Sharla [shar-la] as a girls' name is of Old German and Hebrew origin, and Sharla means "free man; a fertile plain". Sharla is a version of Caroline (Old German): from the French variation of Carolina. Sharla is also a form of Charlotte (Old German). Sharla is also used as a form of Sharlene (Old German) and Sharon (Hebrew).
Sharla has 68 more alternative forms via Caroline, Charlotte, Sharlene, Sharon: Carla▼, Carlan, Carly▼, Carola, Char, Chara, Charill, Charin, Charle, Charlena, Charlet, Charlita, Charlot, Charo, Charty, Charyl, Karla▼, Karli, Karly, Searlait, Shara, Sharan, Shareen, Shareena, Sharel, Sharen, Sharena, Sharene, Shari▼, Sharie, Sharil, Sharlaine, Sharlan, Sharlana, Sharlane, Sharleen, Sharlena, Sharlet, Sharlett, Sharletta, Sharlina, Sharline, Sharlisa, Sharlot, Sharlott, Sharlotta, Sharlyn, Sharlyne, Sharmain, Sharmian, Sharolyn, Sharona, Sharonda, Sharonna, Sharren, Sharrin, Sharron▼, Sharyl, Sharyn▼, Sheran, Sheri▼, Sherie, Sheron, Sherri▼, Sherry▼, Sherye, Sheryl▼ and Sheryn.Kreatif forms:
(female) Shala, Sharka, ..
(male) Sharra, Sharsa, ..
How popular is Sharla?
Sharla is a very popular first name for females (#1457 out of 4276, Top 34%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Sharla for girls. Sharla was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #791 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Sharla are Carla (#864 in 2014), Carly (#357), Carola, Caroline (#58), Charla, Charlie (#229), Charlotte (#10), Charly (#1856), Karla (#504), Karli (#1252), Karly (#1321), Shara, Sharan, Sharen, Shari, Sharie, Sharleen, Sharlene, Sharlyn, Sharolyn, Sharon (#879), Sharonda, Sharron, Sharyl, Sharyn, Sheran, Sheri, Sherie, Sheron, Sherri, Sherry and Sheryl. Other variants, like Sharel, are seldom used. These forms of Sharla were at the top of their popularity in the 1940s (median #1045) and are now much less widespread (#1616, ▼59%), with versions like Sherri becoming less trendy. Caroline, Charlie and Charlotte are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here.
Sharla is pronounced similarly to Charlea, Charlee▲, Charley▲, Charli▲, Sharlie, Sherlee, Sherli, Sherlie, Shirely, Shirlea, Shirlee▼, Shirley▼, Shirly and Shurlee. Other recommended names are Charela (see Harela), Charma, Darla▼, Earla, Marla▼, Sahara, Saharra, Sarelia, Sarha, Saria, Seara, Shadia, Shadya, Shaili, Shaina▼, Shaka, Shalia, Shalva, Shana▼, Shania▼, Shanna▼, Shanta, Sharae, Sharaia, Sharana, Sharay, Shardae, Shardai, Sharday, Sharde, Sharell, Sharina, Sharisa, Sharita, Sharmila, Sharrell, Shasta, Shayda, Shaylah, Shaylla, Sheila▼, Shela, Shella, Shera, Sheraa, Sheria, Sheril, Sherill, Sheryll, Sheyla, Shiela, Shilla, Shira, Shirell, Shirl, Shura, Shurka, Shyla, Shyril (see Cheryl), Siara and Starla. These names tend to be less commonly used than Sharla.