What does Karoline mean?
Karoline [karo-line] as a name for girls is of Old German and Hungarian derivation, and the name Karoline means "free man". Karoline is a version of Caroline (Old German): from the French variation of Carolina. Karoline is also a form of Karol (Hungarian): variation of Carol. Karoline is also used as a variant of Karolina (Slavic, Old German).
Karoline has 32 variants: Caraleen, Caralin, Caraline, Caralyn, Caralyne, Caralynn, Carileen, Carilyn, Carilynne, Carolan, Carolann, Carolanne, Carolein, Carolin, Carollyn, Carolyn▼, Carolyne, Carolynn, Carolynne, Carrolyn, Karaleen, Karaline, Karalyn, Karalynne, Karelyn, Karilyn, Karilynn, Karolin, Karolyn, Karolyne, Karolynn and Karolynne.
23 more relations via Caroline, Karol, Karolina: Carlene▼, Carlin, Carlina, Carline, Carlyne, Carole▼, Caroliana, Carolina, Charline, Karalina, Karlein, Karlen, Karlena, Karlene, Karli, Karlie▲, Karlina, Karlinka, Karole, Karolinka, Karolyna, Roline and Sharline.Creative forms:
(female) Karolinet, Karoliney, ..
(male) Karolian, Karolile, .. Middle name pairings:
Karoline Marin (K.M.), ..
How popular is Karoline?
Karoline is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3557 out of 4276, Top 83%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Karoline entered the list in 1996 and reached its highest rank of #1605 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Caroline (#62 in 2015), Carolina (#430), Carolyn (#752), Karlie (#815), Karli (#1292), Karolina (#1712), Karol, Karolyn, Karole, Karlene, Carolynn, Carole, Carolann, Carline, Carolin, Carolyne, Carolynne, Carlene and Charline are the popular related forms of Karoline (#1605 in 2015). Other forms, like Carlin, are uncommon. These relations of Karoline reached the height of their popularity 8 decades ago (median #1068) and are now significantly less popular (#1633, down 80.5%), with forms such as Carole going out of style. Caroline and Karlie are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names in this compilation.
Karoline is pronounced similarly to Carolien, Coraline▲, Karalynn and Koralline. Other recommended names are Carine, Carling, Carmine, Carolee, Caronne, Cateline, Cathline, Catline, Darlina, Darlyne, Earlene▼, Earlie, Earlina, Haroldene, Harolyn, Jarmaine, Kaelene, Kaelie, Kailene, Kailin, Kaitlin▼, Kaitlinn, Kaitlinne (see Catherine), Kaitrine, Kalin, Kalina, Kallie▲, Karalee, Karaleena, Kareina, Karie, Karin▼, Karina▼, Karinne, Karlin, Karline, Karlyne, Karlynn, Karmin, Karmina, Karrie▼, Karrin, Katalina▲, Katelin▼, Kateline, Kathyline (see Kathleen), Katlin▼, Kayelin, Kaylinn, Kayllie, Kerilyn, Kerrine, Koralie, Koralise, Korrine, Laraine, Laralaine, Larine, Larsine, Lurline, Mandoline, Marcine, Marlene▼, Marlin, Marlina, Marline, Marlise, Nerolie, Ottoline, Pauline▼ and Verline. These names tend to be less frequently used than Karoline.See names in meaning and etymology.