Meaning and name origin
Sharyl \sh(ar)-yl\ as a girl's name is of Old German, French and Greek origin, and the meaning of Sharyl is "free man; cherry fruit; green gemstone". Sharyl is 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. Also a variant of Cheryl (French, Greek): not found before the 1920s.
Sharyl has 34 variant forms: 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, Shyrill.
Sharyl is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2635 out of 4276, Top 62%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Sharyl and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Charlotte (#10), Sheryl, Sherryl, Cheryle, Cheryl and Sherrill. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).