Meaning and name origin
Karina is a very popular first name for females (#780 out of 4276, Top 18%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Karina for girls. Karina reached its highest rank of #108 in the U.S. in 1996. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Karina and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Katherine (#83), Karina (#429), Kara (#442), Karen (#492), Cara (#672), Kareena, Carina and Karin. (2014 statistics).
Karina▼ is also pronounced similarly to Carena, Cariana, Carinna, Carrina, Corina▼, Karaina, Karenna, Kariana, Karianna, Karinya, Karrena, Karrina, Karynna, Kerena, Keriana, Kiriana, Korena, Korina, Korinna and Korrina. Other suggested similar baby names are Darina, Farina, Kalina, Karan, Kareima, Kariann, Karida, Karima, Karimah, Karisa, Karita, Karlina, Karma▼, Karmia, Karmina, Karna, Karon▼, Karrin, Karrine, Karyn▼, Karyne, Karynn, Katina, Katrina▼, Kerin, Korin, Korine, Larina, Marina▼, Sarina▼, Tarina, Varina, Yarina and Zarina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Karina.