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Girl Name: Sharlan

Name: Sharlan
Pronunciation: \sh(ar)-lan\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: free man
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Sharlyn, Sharlane, Sharlana
Similar Names: Sharla, Sharman, Sharan


Sharlan \sh(ar)-lan\ as a girl's name is a variant of Sharlene (Old German), and the meaning of Sharlan is "free man".

The baby name Sharlan sounds like Sharlyn, Sharlane and Sharlana. Other similar baby names are Sharla, Sharman and Sharan.


Sharlan is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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