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What does Carma mean?

Carma Pronunciation of Carma [car-ma] as a name for girls has its root in Hebrew, and Carma means "garden, orchard". Carma is an alternate spelling of Carmel (Hebrew). Carma is also a variant of Carmen (Hebrew).


Carma has 6 variants: Carmi, Carmia, Carmie, Carmiya, Carmy and Karmia.

35 more different relations via Carmel, Carmen: Carmaine, Carmalit, Carmalla, Carman, Carmania, Carmanya, Carmarit, Carmela, Carmeli, Carmelia, Carmella, Carmesa, Carmesha, Carmiela, Carmila, Carmill, Carmilla, Carmin, Carmina, Carmine, Carmisha, Carmit, Carmita, Carmon, Carmyna, Carmynn, Carmyta, Karman, Karmel, Karmela, Karmen, Karmin, Karmina, Karmita and Karmyn.

Creative forms:
(female) Calma, Carmai, ..

(male) Carcha, Carke, ..

Middle name pairings:
Carma Keira (C.K.), ..

How popular is Carma?

Carma is a very popular first name for women (#1880 out of 4276, Top 44%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Carma was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its peak rank of #891 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carma name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carma outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Carman, Carmel, Carmela (#1832 in 2015), Carmella (#1486), Carmen (#382), Carmon, Karmen (#1302) and Karmyn (#1735) are the prominent variation forms of Carma listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Carma was at its most widespread in the 1920s (usage of 0.14%) and has become much reduced since (usage 0.07%, 53%), with versions like Carmela becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carma, Carman, Carmel, Carmela, Carmella in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carmen, Carmon, Karmen, Karmyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carma and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Carma is alike in pronunciation to Karma. Other suggested similar names are Bama, Basma, Cacia, Caera, Caila, Cala, Cam, Cama, Camia, Canna, Cara, Carah, Carel, Caren, Carena, Caresa, Cari, Carie, Carin, Carina, Caris, Carisa, Carisma, Carita, Carla, Carlah, Carlan, Carlia, Carly, Carna, Caro, Carol, Caron, Carri, Carry, Cary, Caryl, Caryn, Carys, Casha, Cayla, Ceara, Cearaa, Cearia, Cearra, Cera, Cerea, Ceria, Charma, Charmar, Ciara, Cima, Clara, Corva, Cyma, Cyra, Dama, Dorma, Fatma, Halma, Herma, Irma, Jaima, Jazma, Karima, Naama, Norma, Pama, Samma, Taima, Talma, Tama, Tamma and Valma. These names tend to be less commonly used than Carma.

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