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Sharlene

What does Sharlene mean?

Sharlene Pronunciation of Sharlene [shar-lene] as a girls' name is pronounced shar-LEEN. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Sharlene is "free man". Feminine of Charles; variant of Caroline, Charlene and Charla.

Variations

Sharlene has 17 variants: Sharla, Sharlaine, Sharlamaine, Sharlan, Sharlana, Sharlane, Sharlee, Sharleen, Sharletta, Sharleyne, Sharlina, Sharline, Sharlisa, Sharly, Sharlyn, Sharlyne and Sharlynne.

Related girl names: Carol, Charlie and Charlotte.

Sharlene has 25 more different relations via Caroline, Charla, Charlene: Carlen, Carlene, Carline, Carlyne, Charlaine, Charlayne, Charlee, Charleen, Charleena, Charleene, Charlena, Charlene, Charlie, Charlien, Charlina, Charline, Charlyn, Charlyne, Charlynn, Karlen, Karlena, Karlene, Shalene, Sharkeen and Sharlena.

Creative forms:
(female) Shanlene, Sharlese, ..

(male) Sharlen, Sharleney, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sharlene Delaney (S.D.), ..

How popular is Sharlene?

Sharlene is a very popular first name for females (#993 out of 4276, Top 23%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Sharlene was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #536 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sharlene name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sharlene outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Sharlene ranked in the Top 2000 are Carlene, Carline, Carol (#1768 from recent data), Caroline (#62), Charla, Charlee (#282), Charleen, Charlene (#1532), Charles, Charlie (#207), Charline, Charlotte (#9), Charlyn, Charlyne, Karlene, Sharla, Sharleen and Sharlyn. Other forms, like Sharlena, are uncommon. These relations of Sharlene were popular 8 decades ago (usage of 3.8%) and have become significantly less conventional since (usage 1.3%, 66.7%), with versions such as Charles becoming less stylish. Caroline, Charlee, Charlie and Charlotte are four of the more chic baby names in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sharlene, Carlene, Carline, Carol, Caroline in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Charla, Charlee, Charleen, Charlene, Charles in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Charlie, Charline, Charlotte, Charlyn, Charlyne in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karlene, Sharla, Sharleen, Sharlyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caroline, Charlie, Charlotte outside U.S.

Similar Names

Sharlene is alike in pronunciation to Cherlyne, Sherlene, Sherlynn, Shirleen, Shirlene, Shirline and Shirlyn. Other recommended names are Cailene, Charlette, Charmane, Charmene, Charmese, Dalene, Darleane, Darline, Darylene, Earldene (see Earla), Earlena, Earline, Erlene, Harlee, Jaylene, Karlee, Lurlene, Marcene, Marleene, Marlene, Orlene, Paulene, Philene, Salena, Saralyn, Sareen, Sarene, Scarlet, Scarlett, Serene, Shaena, Shalana, Shalini, Shalise, Shalynn, Shanee, Shaneese, Shanese, Shannen, Shantee, Sharan, Sharaye, Shardei, Shareen, Shareena, Sharelyn, Sharelynne (see Cherilyn), Sharene, Sharise, Sharitye (see Charity), Sharlie, Sharman, Sharmayne, Sharmyane, Sharmyn, Sharrell, Sharyn, Shayanne, Shaylee, Shayleen, Shaylynne, Sheralyn, Sheree, Sherilyn, Sherylyn, Shirece, Shiree and Shirlee. These names tend to be less frequently used than Sharlene.

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