What does Charlie mean?
Charlie /char-lie/ as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Charlie) is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Charlie is "free man". Pet form of Charlene and Charlotte, now used as an independent name.
Related girl name: Charla.
Charlie▲ has 20 more different relations via Charlene, Charlotte: Carlie▼, Carline, Charla▼, Charlaine, Charle, Charleen▼, Charlene▼, Charlet, Charlien, Charlina, Charline▼, Charlisa, Charlita, Charlot, Charlsie, Charlyn, Charlyne, Chattie, Karlie▼ and Sharline.
Charlie has 1 masculine form: Charles.Kreatif forms: Chalie, Charryl. [more]
How popular is Charlie?
Charlie is a very prominent first name for females (#1193 out of 4276, Top 28%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#20854 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Charlie for girls. Charlie reached its peak rank of #229 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Carlie (#966 2 years ago), Charla, Charlee (#313), Charleen, Charleigh (#555), Charlene, Charley (#488), Charli (#610), Charline, Charlotte (#10), Karlie (#885) and Sharlene are the prominent alternative forms of Charlie (#229 2 years ago) ranked in the Top 1000. Other forms, like Sharline, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Charlie is at its peak today (usage of 0.3034%), except for versions like Carlie, Charleen, Charlene, Charline and Sharlene which have fallen out of fashion. Charlotte has been the most recognizable form, and Charlie appears to be gaining popularity too. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Charlie and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Charlie▲ is pronounced similarly to Sharlee and Sherlie. Other recommended similar baby names are Caralie, Carle, Carlee▼, Carli▼, Carlia, Carlye, Charelle, Charie, Charil, Charlice, Charlize▼, Cherylie and Corlie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Charlie.