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). 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: Sharka. [more]
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 1960-1969 and reached its top rank of #787 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Sharla are Carla (#864 in 2014), Carly (#357), Caroline (#58), Charla, Charlie (#229), Charlotte (#10), Karla (#504), Karli, Karly, Shara, Sharen, Shari, Sharlene, Sharon (#879), Sharonda, Sharron, Sharyn, Sheri, Sherie, Sheron, Sherri, Sherry and Sheryl. Other variants, like Charyl, are seldom used. These forms of Sharla were at the top of their popularity during 1960-1969 (median #583) and are somewhat less widespread today (#829, ▼59%), with versions like Carla, Karli, Karly, Sharon and Sharyn becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy birth names in this compilation are Carly, Caroline, Charlie, Charlotte and Karla, with Caroline, Charlie and Charlotte undergoing a revival in popularity. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Sharla and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Sharla▼ is pronounced similarly to Charlea, Charlee▲, Charley▲, Charli▲, Sharlie, Sherlee, Sherli, Sherlie, Shirely, Shirlea, Shirlee▼, Shirley▼, Shirly and Shurlee. Other recommended similar baby names are Charma, Earla, Seara, Shadia, Shaina▼, Shaka, Shalva, Shana▼, Shania▼, Shanta▼, Sharae, Sharaia, Shardae, Sharina, Sharmila, Shaylla, Sheraa, Sheria, Sheril, Sheryll, Shira, Shirell, Shyril, Siara and Starla. These names tend to be less commonly used than Sharla.