Meaning and Name Origin
Carmela▼ has 36 more related variations via Carmel: Carma, Carmaletta, Carmalit, Carmalita, Carman, Carmania, Carmanya, Carmarit, Carmelina, Carmelit, Carmelita▼, Carmelitha, Carmelitia, Carmelle, Carmellita, Carmesa, Carmesha, Carmi, Carmia, Carmie, Carmill, Carmilla, Carmina, Carmine, Carmisha, Carmit, Carmiya, Carmy, Karmel, Karmelit, Karmen, Lina▼, Lita, Melina▲, Melita and Mina▼.
Carmela is a very popular first name for women (#640 out of 4276, Top 15%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Carmela for girls. Carmela entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its apex rank of #280 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Carmela and related names. Carma, Carmel, Carmelita, Carmella, Lina (#767 last year), Melina (#598) and Mina (#687) are the prominent variation forms of Carmela. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1900-1909 and is now significantly less, with forms like Carmel, Carmela, Carmelita, Carmella and Mina becoming somewhat dated. Melina (#598) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns here. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)