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Carle

What does Carle mean?

Carle Pronunciation of Carle [car-le] as a name for girls is of Old German derivation, and Carle means "free man". Carle is a variant form of Carla (Old German).

Variations

32 relations via Carla: Carlah, Carlana, Carleah, Carlee, Carleen, Carleeza, Carleigh, Carlena, Carlene, Carleta, Carletha, Carlethe, Carletta, Carlette, Carley, Carli, Carlia, Carlie, Carlin, Carlina, Carlis, Carlisa, Carlise, Carlita, Carlla, Carlreca, Carly, Carlyjo, Carlyn, Carlyse, Karla and Karlla.

Creative forms:
(female) Carce, Cirle, ..

(male) Carler, Carril, ..

Middle name pairings:
Carle Kinsleigh (C.K.), ..

How popular is Carle?

Carle is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#9302 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Carla (#873 a year ago), Carlee (#768), Carleen, Carleigh (#1095), Carlene, Carletta, Carlette, Carley (#1106), Carli (#1521), Carlie (#1047), Carly (#389), Carlyn and Karla (#510) are the popular variation forms of Carle (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Carlin, are seldom used. These forms of Carle were favored 2 decades ago (adoption of 0.4%) and have become significantly less popular since (adoption 0.1%, 62%), with versions like Carla becoming less in vogue. Carlee is the most chic girl name here. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carla, Carlee, Carleen, Carleigh, Carlene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carletta, Carlette, Carley, Carli, Carlie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carly, Carlyn, Karla in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carla, Carly outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Caralea, Caralee, Caralie, Caree, Carel, Carely, Carie, Cariel, Carlen, Carlye, Carol, Carola, Carole, Carolee, Caroll, Caroly, Caryl, Caryle, Caryll, Charla, Charle, Charlea, Charlee, Charley, Charli, Charlie, Charly, Corlee, Corley, Corlie and Corly. These names tend to be more frequently used than Carle.

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