What does Carmine mean?
Carmine /car-mine/ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Carmine) is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Carmine is "song". Used by families of Italian descent. "Carmine" also means "purplish red" from an Aramaic word meaning "crimson".
How popular is Carmine?
Carmine is a somewhat popular first name for males (#805 out of 1220, Top 66%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#31271 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Carmine for boys. Carmine entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak position of #416 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
The only other popular variation form of Carmine is Carmen. Adoption of these relations of Carmine was more pronounced among parents in the 1920s (median #391) and is now significantly less.
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Recommended similar baby names are Cadbie, Caddice, Cadman, Cahane, Caidin, Caile, Cailin, Cain▲, Caine, Callice, Calvin, Camdin, Camilo, Canbie, Candide, Canice, Canning, Carden, Cardin, Carewe, Carlile, Carlin, Carling, Carlisle, Carlito, Carlyle▼, Carmel, Carne, Carney, Carny, Caron, Carrick, Carsen, Carson▲, Cartier, Carvil, Carville, Carwyn, Casmire, Catlin, Caydin, Charlie▲, Clarrie, Corbie, Corbin▲, Corie, Corin, Cormic, Cormick, Corrin, Corwin, Corwinn, Crain, Craine, Crayne, Currie, Curtice, Daine, Ervine, Faine, Gaine, Garmin, Germaine, Germane, Irvine, Jamaine, Jardine, Jermaine▼, Jermane, Kaine, Laine, Markaine, Paine, Raine and Ramone. These names tend to be less frequently used than Carmine.