Meaning and name origin
Sharleen \sh(ar)-leen\ as a girl's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Sharleen is "free man". Sharleen is a variant of Carol (Old German): originally a male name, an anglicized form of Carolus (see Charles). Also a variant of Charlotte (Old German); French feminine diminutive of Charles: it was very common in the Middle Ages in France to make a pet form of a name by adding -ot on the end. Sharleen is also used as a variant of Sharlene (Old German).
Sharleen is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2772 out of 4276, Top 65%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Sharleen and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Charlotte (#10), Sharlene, Charline, Charlene, Charleen and Carol. (2014 statistics).
Sharleen is also pronounced similarly to Charleene, Charlien and Shirleen. Other suggested similar baby names are Shareen, Sharkeen, Sharlee, Sharlena, Shayleen and Sherileen. These names tend to be less commonly used than Sharleen.