Meaning and Name Origin
Charmion \ch(ar)-mion\ as a girls' name. Charmion's name origins are Old German and English, and the name Charmion means "free man; charm". Charmion is a variant of Carol (Old German): originally a male name, an anglicized form of Carolus (see Charles). Charmion is also a form 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. Charmion is also used as a form of Charmaine (English).
Charmion is an uncommon given name for females. Charmion is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Charmion and affiliated names. Popular alternative forms of Charmion (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Carol, Charleen, Charlie (#229 in 2014), Charline, Charlotte (#10) and Charmaine. Usage of these girl names reached its most widespread during 1930-1939 and has become much less since, with the forms Carol, Charleen, Charline and Charmaine becoming less in vogue. Charlie (#229) and Charlotte (#10) are two of the more fashionable girl names among these, with both names enjoying a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)