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What does Carrin mean?

Carrin Pronunciation of Carrin [car-rin] as a name for girls has its root in Greek, and the meaning of Carrin is "pure". Carrin is a version of Catherine (Greek): from katharos. Carrin is also a form of Karen (Danish, Greek). Carrin is also used as a variant of Katherine (Greek).

Associated with: greek, pure (virgin).


Carrin has 25 variants: Caren, Carin, Caron, Caronn, Caronne, Carren, Carron, Carryn, Caryn, Carynn, Carynne, Karan, Karin, Karon, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn, Karynn, Kerran, Kerrin, Kerron, Kerrynn, Keryn and Kerynne.

49 more related forms via Catherine, Karen, Katherine: Cadi, Cait, Caitie, Caitlin, Caitria, Caitrin, Caitrine, Caitrinn, Cari, Carri, Cassi, Cassie, Catalin, Catarina, Catarine, Caterina, Caterine, Catharin, Catherin, Cathi, Cathie, Cathirin, Cathrine, Cathrinn, Cathryn, Cati, Catia, Catie, Catina, Catlina, Catreen, Catreina, Catrice, Catrin, Catrina, Catrine, Catriona, Catryna, Kaitrin, Kari, Karri, Katria, Katrien, Katrina, Katrine, Kaylin, Taran, Taren and Taryn.

Creative forms:
(female) Carrinne, ..

(male) Carian, ..

Middle name pairings:
Carrin Taliah (C.T.), ..

How popular is Carrin?

Carrin is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#127186 out of 150436, Top 85%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Caitlin (#609 in recent rankings), Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Cassi, Cassie (#1264), Catarina, Catherine (#179), Cathi, Cathie, Cathrine, Cathryn, Catina, Catrina, Catriona, Karan, Karen (#504), Kari (#1817), Karin, Karon, Karren, Karri, Karyn, Katherine (#84), Katrina (#1167), Kaylin (#619) and Taryn (#1062) are the popular varying forms of Carrin (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Caterine, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Carrin reached its peak 6 decades ago (average #1011) and has become much less since (#1643, 88.6%), with versions such as Karin becoming less trendy. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carri, Caryn, Cassi, Cassie, Catarina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Catherine, Cathi, Cathie, Cathrine, Cathryn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Catina, Catrina, Karan, Karen, Kari in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karin, Karon, Karren, Karri, Karyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Katherine, Katrina, Kaylin, Taryn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caitlin, Catherine, Catriona, Karen, Karin outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Katherine, Katrina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Carrin is alike in pronunciation to Carine, Carinne, Carreen, Carwen, Chorine, Coren, Corin, Corine, Correen, Correne, Corrine, Corrinn, Corrinne, Corryn, Corryne, Coryn, Corynn, Kareen, Karine, Kerin, Kerrine, Kerryn, Korin, Korrin and Korrine. Other recommended names are Calin, Camren, Caprina, Caralin, Carden, Cardin, Cardon, Carena, Carenna, Cariana, Carie, Carina, Carlein, Carlin, Carlina, Carline, Carling, Carmen, Carmina, Carrie, Carrina, Carrisa, Carson, Carynna, Catlin, Caylin, Cerian, Charmin, Cherina, Cheron, Ciaran, Clarrie, Corina, Cornie, Corrie, Cyrina, Derrin, Farin, Farren, Farron, Farryn, Harrie, Karrie, Katrin, Larren, Marlin, Marrin, Marrlin, Parris and Perrin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Carrin.

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