What does Careen mean?
Careen /ca-reen/ as a girls' name is pronounced ke-REEN. Modern name. Possibly a combination of Cara with the -een suffix, or a variant of Corinne or Carina. Literary: first used in Margaret Mitchell's novel "Gone with the Wind" for Carreen, the younger sister of Scarlet. Sometimes used as a variant of Karen.
Careen has 51 more related forms via Cara, Carina, Corinne, Karen, Scarlet: Caera, Caragh, Carah, Caralea, Caralee, Caralin, Caralyn, Careena, Caren▼, Carena, Carenna, Caretta, Cariana, Carin, Carina▼, Carine, Carinna, Carinne, Carita, Caron, Caronn, Carren, Carrie▼, Carrin, Carrina, Carrine, Carron, Carry, Carryn, Caryn▼, Carynn, Carynne, Coreen, Corene▼, Corrin, Corynn, Karan, Kareen, Kareena, Karena, Karene, Karin▼, Karon▼, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn▼, Koreen, Taran, Taren and Taryn▼.Kreatif forms: Careenna, Cireen. [more]
How popular is Careen?
Careen is a rare given name for women. Careen is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Careen and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Careen (not ranked) are Scarlet (#390 via latest list), Karen (#492), Cara (#672), Corinne (#727), Taryn (#853), Karon, Karren, Caren, Karin, Karyn, Carina, Caryn, Corene, Caron, Karan and Carrie. Other variants, like Careena, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Careen reached its highest during 1970-1979 (adoption of 0.325%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.117%, ▼64%), with forms such as Taryn, Karen, Cara, Carina and Caryn becoming somewhat dated. Scarlet is the most chic birth name in this list. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Careen is pronounced similarly to Caronne, Carwen, Coreene, Coren, Corenne, Coriann, Corin, Corine▼, Corinn, Correen, Correne, Corrine▼, Corrinn, Corryn, Corryne, Coryn, Corynne, Kariann, Karinne, Karrine, Karyne, Karynn, Keren, Kerin, Kerran, Kerrin, Kerron, Kerryn, Keryn, Koren, Korin, Korrin, Koryn, Korynn and Kyrene. Other recommended similar baby names are Aireen, Breen, Cadee, Caileen, Cailen, Calee, Caleen, Caleena, Calen, Callen, Cameren, Camren, Capree, Caraleen, Carden, Cardin, Cardon, Caree, Carel, Carely, Caresa, Caress, Carey▼, Carie, Cariel, Carileen, Carlan, Carle, Carlee▼, Carleen▼, Carleena, Carlein, Carlen, Carlena, Carlene▼, Carley▼, Carlin, Carllen, Carlyn, Carma, Carman, Carmel▼, Carmen▼, Carmi, Carmia, Carmie, Carmin, Carmiya, Carmon, Carmy, Carna, Carree, Carrey, Carson▼, Carynna, Casee, Casen, Catee, Catleen, Catreen, Catreena, Cayleen, Caylen, Cerena, Cerian, Cerrina, Charamy, Charee, Charin, Charleen▼, Charma, Charmeen, Chereen, Chereena, Cherena, Cherene, Cheron, Ciaran, Claireen, Coleen▼, Coreana, Coree, Corena, Corina▼, Corinna, Cornie, Corona, Coronna, Correena, Correna, Corrina, Coryna, Corynna, Cree, Cyrena, Cyrene, Cyrina, Czarina, Dareen, Darien, Darleen▼, Daveen, Doreen▼, Earleen, Eireen, Fareena, Faren, Farren, Harleen, Ireen, Janeen, Kaleen, Karee, Karleen, Karlen, Karmen, Laree, Laren, Larren, Larsen, Laureen▼, Loreen, Marceen, Maree, Mareen, Mareena, Maren, Margeen, Marien, Marleen, Marlen, Maureen▼, Maxeen, Moreen, Nadeen, Noreen▼, Nureen, Sabreen, Sareen, Sareena, Shareen, Taleen, Taree, Tareena, Tarren, Treen, Zareen, Zareena and Zoreen. These names tend to be more frequently used than Careen.