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Meaning and name origin

Charmain \ch(ar)-main\ as a girl's name is of Old German and English origin, and the meaning of Charmain is "free man; charm". Charmain is a variant of Carol (Old German): originally a male name, an anglicized form of Carolus (see Charles). Also a variant of Charlotte (Old German); French feminine diminutive of Charles: it was very common in the Middle Ages in France to make a pet form of a name by adding -ot on the end. Charmain is also used as a variant of Charmaine (English).


Charmain has 17 variant forms: Charmane, Charmayne, Charmeen, Charmene, Charmian, Charmine, Charmion, Charmyan, Charmyn, Sharmain, Sharmaine, Sharman, Sharmane, Sharmayne, Sharmian, Sharmion, Sharmyn.


Charmain is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3905 out of 4276, Top 91%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Charmain and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Charlotte (#10), Charmaine and Carol. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Carol, Charlotte, Charmaine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carol, Charlotte, Charmaine outside U.S.

Similar Names

Charmain is also pronounced similarly to Charmin. Other suggested similar baby names are Carmaine, Carman and Carmin. These names tend to be less commonly used than Charmain.