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What does Arla mean?

Arla Pronunciation of Arla as a girls' name is an alternate form of Arlene: modern coinage of unclear origin.



VARIANTS Arly, Arlie, Arlee

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ARLENE Arlan, Arlana, Arlean, Arleana, Arleen, Arleena, Arlen, Arlena, Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlina, Arlinda, Arline, Arlyn, Arlyne, Arlynn, Lena, Lina



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How popular is Arla?

Arla is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2625 out of 4276, Top 61%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Arla entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its peak rank of #960 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not listed currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Arlean, Arlee, Arleen, Arlena, Arlene (#1787 IN 2018), Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlie, Arlinda, Arline, Arly, Arlyn, Arlyne, Lena (#301) and Lina (#760) are the popular varying forms of Arla. Other forms, like Arlen, are uncommon. These forms of Arla were favored by parents a century ago (MEDIAN #1543) and are now much less conventional (#1814, DOWN 87%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arla, Arlean, Arlee, Arleen, Arlena in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arlene, Arleta, Arletha, Arletta, Arlie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arlinda, Arline, Arly, Arlyn, Arlyne in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lena, Lina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lena, Lina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Arla is pronounced similarly to Airlea, Airlia, Arely, Arlea, Arlee, Arley, Arlie, Arly, Earla, Erla, Orla, Orlagh, Orlee, Orli and Orrla. Other recommended sound-alike names are Ada, Adala, Adra, Aila, Aja, Akela, Al, Ala, Alala, Alea, Alfa, Ali, Alla, Alle, Alli, Allta, Alva, Amya, Anna, Ara, Aram, Arda, Ardea, Arela, Areli, Arella, Arena, Argia, Aria, Arica, Ariela, Arina, Arlan, Arna, Artha, Arya, Arza, Asa, Ayala, Ayla, Azra, Cala, Cela, Dola, Fila, Hala, Iola, Karla, Lala, Mila, Myrla, Nela, Nula, Ola, Olla, Sela, Sula, Tula, Ula and Ulla. These names tend to be less commonly used than Arla.