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Perla - Meaning of Perla

What does Perla mean?

[ 2 syll. per-la, pe-rla ] The baby girl name Perla is pronounced as P-ERLaa- †. Perla is a Slavic, English, Italian, and Spanish name of Old Greek and English origin.

Perla is a Slavic form of the English and Scottish name Margaret.

Perla is also an English, Italian, and Spanish form of the English and Irish name Pearl.

See also the related categories, slavic, spanish, and italian.

Perla is a classic favorite. Currently it is still somewhat popular as a baby name for girls, though not to the extent it was in the past. The name grew in popularity from the 1970s up to the 2000s; prior to that, it was of very light use only. Its usage peaked modestly in 2003 with 0.055% of baby girls being named Perla. Its ranking then was #281. The baby name has since experienced a decline in frequency. In 2018, its usage was 0.016% and its ranking #921. Among the group of girl names directly related to Perla, Margaret was the most widely used. In 2018, its use outnumbered Perla's by 8 times.

Baby names that sound like Perla include Pearla, Parlee, Parley, Parli, Parlie, Parly, Pearlee, Pearley, Pearli, Pearlie, Pearly, Perley, Perlie, Paralee, Pearleah, Perele, Perelle, Piperele, Piperelle, and Pyperelle.

† Pronunciation for Perla: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"


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