What does Karine mean?
Karine /ka-ri-ne/ as a name for girls. Karine's name origins are Latin and Greek, and the meaning of the name Karine is "beloved; friend; maiden". Karine is a variant form of Cara (Latin, Irish, Gaelic). Karine is also a variant of Careen. Karine is also used as a variant of Carina (Latin), Corinne (Greek), Kara (Latin) and Karina (Scandinavian, Latin).
Karine has 31 variants: Caren▼, Carin, Carine, Carinne, Carreen, Carrine, Coreen, Corene▼, Corine▼, Corrin, Corrine▼, Corrinne, Corryne, Corynn, Kareen, Karene, Kariann, Karianne, Karin▼, Karinne, Karrine, Karyne, Kerrine, Koreen, Korine, Korinne, Korrin, Korrine, Korrinne, Koryn and Korynne.
Karine has 31 more relations via Cara, Careen, Carina, Corinne, Kara, Karina: Carena, Cariana, Carinna, Carita, Carrie▼, Carrina, Kaira, Karah, Karalee, Karalie, Karee, Kareena, Kareina, Karena, Karenah, Kari▼, Kariana, Karianna, Karie, Karielle, Karinna, Karita, Karra, Karrah, Karri, Karrie▼, Karry, Kary, Karyna, Korina and Korinna.Kreatif forms: Karike, Kerine, Krine. [more]
How popular is Karine?
Karine is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2943 out of 4276, Top 69%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular related forms of Karine (outside Top 1000) are Karina (#429 the previous year), Kara (#442), Cara (#672), Corinne (#727), Karie, Karin, Karrie, Karri, Kari, Corrine, Caren, Carina, Carrie, Corene and Corine. Usage of these forms of Karine reached its apex during the years 1970-1979 (average #591) and is somewhat lower today (#884, 72% less), with versions such as Cara, Carina, Carrie, Corene and Corine falling out of fashion. Kara has been the most prominent, though Karina is currently the more favored form. Displayed below is an analysis of the statistics of Karine and associated names. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
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Karine is pronounced similarly to Caron, Caronn, Caronne, Carrin, Caryn▼, Carynn, Chorine, Corin, Corinn, Karan, Karen▼, Karon▼, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn▼, Karynn, Keren, Keriann, Kerianne, Kerrin, Keryn, Kerynne, Korin and Koryne. Other suggested similar baby names are Dariane, Darice, Darina, Derine, Faline, Farin, Jadine, Janine▼, Jaxine, Kacie▼, Kadie, Kaite, Kaitrine, Kalene, Kalina, Kamrin, Kaprice, Karaline, Karenna, Karida, Karima, Karimah, Karinya, Karma▼, Karmina, Karole, Karynna, Katriane, Katrice, Keriana, Kiriana, Klarise, Korie, Korrina, Laraine, Lareine, Larina, Marcine, Mariane, Marin, Marina▼, Marinn, Marline, Narice, Paine, Raine, Varina, Verine, Wardine and Yarina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Karine.