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pinWhat does Karol mean?

Karol /ka-rol/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Karol) is pronounced KARE-el. It is of Hungarian origin. Variant of Carol.


Karol has 4 variants: Karole, Karolina, Karoline and Karolyne.

Affiliated girl name: Caroline.

Karol has 38 more alternative forms via Carol: Carel, Carely, Carey, Cari, Cariel, Carla, Carly, Caro, Carola, Carole, Carolee, Carolin, Caroll, Caroly, Carolyn, Carri, Carrol, Carrola, Carroll, Carry, Cary, Caryl, Caryle, Caryll, Charyl, Karel, Kari, Karla, Karli, Karlie, Karlote, Karryl, Karryll, Karyl, Karyll, Kerril, Kerryl and Keryl.

Kreatif forms: Karolla, Keirol, Kerol. [more]

pinHow popular is Karol?

Karol is a very prominent first name for women (#1342 out of 4276, Top 31%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#21349 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Karol for girls. Karol entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its peak rank of #573 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Karol name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Karol outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Karol and corresponding names. Caroline (#58 in 2014), Carly (#357), Karla (#504), Carolyn (#742), Carla (#864), Karlie (#885), Caryl, Kari, Karli, Cary, Carri, Carol, Cari, Carole, Carolee, Carrol, Carey and Carroll are the prominent alternative forms of Karol ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3702%) and is now much less (usage 0.1363%, 63.2%), with versions such as Carla, Carolyn, Karli, Carolee and Carey falling out of fashion. Caroline (#58), Carly (#357) and Karla (#504) are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here, with Caroline enjoying a resurgence in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Karol, Carey, Cari, Carla, Carly in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Carol, Carole, Carolee, Caroline, Carolyn in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Carri, Carrol, Carroll, Cary, Caryl in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kari, Karla, Karli, Karlie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carla, Carly, Caroline outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Karol is alike in pronunciation to Koral. Other suggested similar baby names are Karlla, Karly, Karon and Karrla. These names tend to be less frequently used than Karol.