What does Carlita mean?
Carlita /car-li-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Carlita's roots are Old German and Latin, and Carlita means "free man". Carlita is a variant form of Carla (Old German) with the suffix -ita. Carlita is also a variation of Carly (Latin). Carlita is also used as a variation of Carol (Old German) and Caroline (Old German).
Carlita has 23 more different relations via Carla, Carly, Carol, Caroline: Carlana, Carlena, Carletha, Carli▼, Carlia, Carlicia, Carlie▼, Carlin, Carlina, Carlinda, Carline, Carliqua, Carlis, Carlisa, Carlise, Carlisha, Carlisia, Carlissa, Carlista, Carlla, Carlyna, Carolina▲ and Karlina.Kreatif forms: Carlira, Carlite. [more]
How popular is Carlita?
Carlita is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4173 out of 4276, Top 98%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Carla (#864 a year ago), Carli, Carlie (#966), Carlotta, Carly (#357), Carol, Carolina (#407) and Caroline (#58) are the popular variation forms of Carlita (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Variants like Carlia are seldom used. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity in 1996 (usage of 0.5606%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.2935%, ▼47.6%), with the forms Carla, Carli, Carlie, Carlotta and Carol becoming somewhat outmoded. Carly (#357), Carolina (#407) and Caroline (#58) are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names in this compilation, with Carolina and Caroline going through a rekindling in popularity. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Carlita and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)