Carla
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
KAHR-lə
Meaning
Free woman
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Carla originates in Germanic languages and means "free woman". It is a feminine form of Carl, ultimately derived from Charles. Carla is a popular name in Spanish-speaking countries. In the United States its usage rather declines.

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Karla, Carlene, Carlita, Carlla, Carly, Karrla

Famous Carlas

Carla Bley - jazz artist
Carla Gugino - actress
Carla Harryman - poet
Carla Hesse - writer
Carla Hills - diplomat
Carla Horta - writer
Carla White - jazz artist

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