What does Carlisle mean?
Carlisle has 1 variant: Carlile.
Carlisle is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#1399 out of 88799, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Carlisle and related names. Carlyle is the only popular varying form of Carlisle (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of this boy name was at its apex during the years 1920-1929 and is now much lower, with the form Carlyle becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)