Meaning and name origin
Karin is a very popular first name for females (#546 out of 4276, Top 13%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#62955 out of 88799, Top 71%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Karin for girls. Karin reached its highest rank of #337 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Karin and related names. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Katherine (#83), Catherine (#170), Karina (#429), Karen (#492), Carina and Karin. (2014 statistics).
Karin▼ is also pronounced similarly to Caren▼, Carin, Carine, Caron, Carrin, Caryn▼, Corin, Karan, Kareen, Karene, Kariann, Karine, Karinne, Karon▼, Karren, Karrin, Karrine, Karryn, Karyn▼, Karyne, Karynn, Keren, Kerin, Kerrin, Keryn, Koren, Korin, Korine, Korrin and Koryn. Other suggested similar baby names are Farin, Kalin, Kamrin, Karaina, Kareina, Karena, Kari▼, Kariana, Karie, Karima, Karinna, Karinya, Karis, Karlin, Karma▼, Karmia, Karmin, Karna, Karrina, Karyna, Katrin, Korina, Marin and Tarin. These names tend to be less commonly used than Karin.