Girl Names baby nameCarla

What does the name Carla mean?

The different meanings of the name Carla are:
  • American meaning: Little and womanly
  • German meaning: Derivative:  Feminine form of Carl
  • Latin meaning: Little and womanly
  • Spanish meaning: Strong one
  • Teutonic meaning: Woman of strength
The meaning of the name “Carla” is different in several languages, countries and cultures and has more than one possibly same or different meanings available.

Additional information: The girl name Carla is derived from the English boy name Charles or Carl (Old English version).  It is also a common Portuguese girl name.