Arla name popularity, meaning and originName Popularity: 94%
Arla name meaning:
The exact origin of Arla is not clear and it may come from several sources. One widely cited suggestion is it comes from a Swedish word which translates as 'early'.
Other possibilities are that it is a variant of Carlene, Charlene or even Charlotte. All these names have the male Charles as a root - which in fact means simply 'man'.
A pretty name, one possible downside of the Arla is it is one of the biggest dairy companies in the UK!
Related namesCarlene , Arla , Arleana, Arleena, Arleene, Arlena, Arlenna, Arlyne
Overall UK ranking: 339 out of 5581
140 recorded births last year
Change in rank
- Scotland (205)
Ranking for this name in various UK regions
Historical popularity of Arla
The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Arla from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Arla in 2023