What does Sharyl mean?
Sharyl \sh(ar)-yl\ as a girls' name is of Old German, French and Greek origin, and Sharyl means "free man; cherry fruit; green gemstone". Sharyl is a derivative of Charlotte (Old German). Sharyl is also a form of Cheryl (French, Greek): not found before the 1920s.
Sharyl has 34 variants: Charell, Charelle, Charil, Charill, Charyl, Cherell, Cherelle, Cherrell, Cherrill, Cherryl, Cheryle▼, Cheryll, Cherylle, Chyril, Chyrill, Sharel, Sharell, Sharil, Sharrell, Sharyll, Sherell, Sheril, Sherill, Sherrell, Sherril, Sherrill▼, Sherryl▼, Sheryell, Sheryl▼, Sheryle, Sheryll, Shiral, Shyril and Shyrill.
Sharyl has 38 more related forms via Charlotte, Cheryl: Carla▼, Carly▲, Char, Chara, Charla▼, Charle, Charlet, Charlie▲, Charlot, Charly, Charlyne, Charo, Charty, Cherie▼, Cherlyn, Cherylee, Cherylyn, Karla▲, Karli▼, Karly▼, Sharla▼, Sharleen, Sharlene▼, Sharlet, Sharlett, Sharline, Sharlot, Sharlott, Sharmain, Sharmayne, Sharmian, Sharmion, Sherai, Sheri▼, Sherie, Sherrie▼, Sherry▼ and Sherye.
Sharyl is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2635 out of 4276, Top 62%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Sharyl and corresponding names. Charlotte (#10 the previous year), Charlie (#229), Carly (#357), Karla (#504), Carla (#864), Sherie, Sherrie, Sherryl, Sheryl, Sheri, Sherry, Sherrill, Karli, Cherie, Charla, Cheryl, Cheryle, Sharla, Karly and Sharlene are the popular alternative forms of Sharyl (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 and are now much less widespread, with versions such as Carla, Karly, Karli, Sherrie and Sherrill becoming somewhat outmoded. Charlie (#229), Charlotte (#10), Carly (#357) and Karla (#504) are four of the more chic girl names in this list, with Charlie and Charlotte having a resurgence in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)