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Girl Name: Karla

Name: Karla
Pronunciation: \k(a)-rla, kar-la\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Greek
Related Names: Karleen, Carol, Caroline, Charlotte, Karolina
Sounds Like: Carly, Carlla, Carlia, Carli, Carle, Carlah, Karlye, Karyll, Karyl, Karole, Karol, Karel, Carola
Variant forms: Karlah, Karlee, Karleigh, Karlesha, Karley, Karli, Karlie, Karlla, Karly, Karrla
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 370

Description

Karla \k(a)-rla, kar-la\ as a girl's name is pronounced KAR-lah. It is of Greek origin. Variant of Carla (Old German) "free man"; feminine form of Karl. Literary: in John Le Carr?s novel, George Smiley's Russian nemesis used the code name Karla.

Karla has 10 variant forms: Karlah, Karlee, Karleigh, Karlesha, Karley, Karli, Karlie, Karlla, Karly and Karrla.

For more information, see also related names Karleen, Carol, Caroline, Charlotte and Karolina.

Baby names that sound like Karla are Carly, Carlla, Carlia, Carli, Carle, Carlah, Karlye, Karyll, Karyl, Karole, Karol, Karel and Carola.

View a list of the 7 names that reference Karla.

Popularity

Karla is a very popular first name for women (#370 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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