What does Carrol mean?
Carrol [car-rol] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Carrol) is an Old German name, and the meaning of Carrol is "man". Carrol is an alternate spelling of Carroll (Old German): an anglicized variation of Charles.
(male) Cairol, Corrol, ..
(female) Carre, .. Middle name pairings:
Carrol Dustin (C.D.), ..
How popular is Carrol?
Carrol is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1085 out of 1220, Top 89%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#12028 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Carrol entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #435 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Charles (#50 last year), Carlos (#117), Carl (#600), Karl (#1082), Carlo (#1258), Karol, Caryl, Carroll, Caroll and Cary are the prominent related forms of Carrol appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Charlot, are uncommon. These relations of Carrol were popular as baby names 85 years ago (average #735) and are now much less common (#1373, down 84.1%), with versions like Charles falling out of fashion.
Carrol▼ is alike in pronunciation to Karrel. Other recommended names are Aarron, Barron, Cairo▲, Camron▼, Cardon, Carley, Carlow, Carlowe (see Carlow), Carly, Carmel, Caron, Carr, Carrey, Carrlos, Carson▲, Carvel, Carvil, Charro, Ciril, Curro, Cyril▼, Cyrill, Darral, Darrel▼, Darro, Darrol, Darrold (see Darold), Darroll, Darron, Darrow, Darryl▼, Errol▼, Farrel, Farron, Garron, Garrot (see Garret), Harrel, Jarrel, Jarrod▼, Jarron, Jarrot, Jarryl, Larron, Tarron and Yarrow. These names tend to be less frequently used than Carrol.See names in meaning and etymology.