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What does Charleen mean?

Charleen Pronunciation of Charleen [charleen] as a name for girls is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Charleen is "free man". Charleen is a variant form of Carol (Old German): originally a male name. Charleen is also a form of Caroline (Old German). Charleen is also used as a variant of Charlene (Old German) and Charlotte (Old German).


Charleen has 14 variants: Charlaine, Charlayne, Charleene, Charlien, Charline, Charlyn, Charlyne, Charlynn, Cherlyn, Sharlaine, Sharleen, Sharlene, Sharline and Sharlyne.

47 more different relations via Carol, Caroline, Charlene, Charlotte: Caraleen, Caraleena, Carileen, Carlan, Carleen, Carleena, Carlein, Carlen, Carlene, Carley, Carlie, Carlin, Carllen, Carlyn, Carlynn, Carolee, Carolein, Charla, Charlanna, Charle, Charleena, Charleesa, Charlena, Charlet, Charlett, Charletta, Charlette, Charlie, Charlina, Charlisa, Charlita, Charlot, Charlott, Charlsie, Charly, Charmain, Charmian, Charmion, Charolett, Karaleen, Karleen, Karlein, Karlen, Sharkeen, Sharlena, Sharlet and Sharlett.

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Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Charleen?

Charleen is a very popular first name for women (#1409 out of 4276, Top 33%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Charleen entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its peak position of #593 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Charlotte (#9 a year ago), Caroline (#62), Charlie (#207), Carlie (#1047), Carley (#1106), Charlene (#1532), Carol (#1768), Charlyn, Sharlene, Charly, Cherlyn, Sharleen, Karleen, Charlsie, Charlyne, Charlette, Carlyn, Carlene, Carolee, Charla, Carleen and Charline are the prominent variation forms of Charleen rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Charleen were popular as birth names 75 years ago (adoption of 3.79%) and have become much less widespread since (adoption 1.21%, 68%), with forms like Charlene becoming somewhat dated. Charlotte, Caroline and Charlie are three of the more chic birth names in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Charleen, Carleen, Carlene, Carley, Carlie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carlyn, Carol, Carolee, Caroline, Charla in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Charlene, Charlette, Charlie, Charline, Charlotte in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Charlsie, Charly, Charlyn, Charlyne, Cherlyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karleen, Sharleen, Sharlene in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caroline, Charlie, Charlotte outside U.S.

Similar Names

Charleen is alike in pronunciation to Sharlan, Sharleyne, Sharlyn and Shirleen. Other suggested similar names are Arleen, Cailen, Calee, Callee, Callen, Carden, Carlaena, Carlana, Carle, Carleah, Carleeza, Carlena, Carlina, Carling, Carlyne, Carlynne, Carollyn, Carolynn, Cathleen, Catleen, Caylen, Chalon, Chalonn, Chanee, Charalyn, Charalynne (see Cherilyn), Charee, Chareese, Charela (see Harela), Charelin (see Cherilyn), Charesa, Charice, Charie, Charilynn (see Cherilyn), Charitee (see Charity), Charitey (see Charity), Charlee, Charlice, Charmene, Charmin, Charmyan, Cheralin (see Cherilyn), Cheree, Cherilyn, Cherilynn, Cherlyne, Cherylee, Cherylinn (see Cheryl), Claireen, Earleen, Evaleen, Gayleen, Harlee, Jakleen, Jasleen, Jayleen, Kayleen, Marceen, Margeen, Marleen, Marlenn (see Marlin), Pauleen, Rayleen, Sareen, Shaelee, Shalee, Shaleena, Sharlie, Sheileen, Shereen and Shireen. These names tend to be less commonly used than Charleen.

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