Eng (shar-LEEN); Fre (shahr-LEHN)
Charlène is a French feminine form of Charles.
In the United States, Charlene first appeared in the U.S. top 1000 in 1907. The highest she ever ranked was in 1949 when she was the 100th most popular female name. She has not appeared in the top 1000 since 2000.
As of 2010, Charlène was the 313th most popular female name in France.
A notable bearer is South-African born Charlene Wittstock Grimaldi, princess of Monaco (b.1978)