in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: German
- Meaning: Feminine form of Karl
- #688 All Time
Pronunciation of Karla
How popular is the name "Karla" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Karla? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 86,841 babies born with the name Karla in the United States. That's more than enough Karlas to occupy the country of Antigua and Barbuda with an estimated population of 86,295 (as of May 27, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Karla" was in 1964 with a total of 2,061 babies. (That's a lot of baby Karlas)
According to the 1963 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Karla" ranks #89 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, 41 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 1963. Across the entire United States a total of 2,009 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Karla popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Karla in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Karla" mean? The list below shows the origins of Karla as well as things modernly associated with the name Karla such as celebrities named Karla.
Origin and Meaning of Karla
The name "Karla" is of German origin, and it means "Feminine form of Karl". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Karla Álvarez is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1992 to 2013. Karla was born in 1972 as Karla Mercedes Alvarez Baez in Mexico City, Mexico.
Karel was born in 1986 as Karla Ysabel Marquez Santos in Olongapo City, Zambales, Philippines.
K is for kindness, you always show.
A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.
R is for rapport, friends seek you.
L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!
A is for able, for you surely are.
Your name in reverse order is "Alrak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rkala". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Karla born Jul 8, 1990
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ireland approximately on 850. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.
Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
Name poster for Karla
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