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What does Carlen mean?

Carlen Pronunciation of Carlen as a girls' name has its root in Old German, and the name Carlen means "free man". Carlen is an alternate spelling of Carlene (Old German). Carlen is also a variation of Caroline (Old German).



VARIANTS Karlynn, Karlyn, Karlin, Karlene, Karlen, Karlein, Karleen, Carlynne, Carlynn, Carlyne, Carlyn, Carllen, Carline, Carlin, Carlein, Carleen, Carlan

RELATED FORMS VIA CARLENE, CAROLINE Callie, Caraleen, Caraleena, Caralin, Caraline, Caralyn, Caralyne, Caralynn, Cari, Carileen, Carilena, Carilyn, Carla, Carlaena, Carleena, Carlena, Carlenna, Carley, Carlina, Carlinda, Carlita, Carlota, Carly, Carlyna, Caro, Carol, Carola, Carolan, Carolann, Carole, Carolein, Carolin, Carolina, Caroll, Carollyn, Carolyn, Carolyne, Carolynn, Carri, Carrie, Carrolyn, Carry, Cary, Charla, Charleen, Charleena, Charlena, Charlene, Charline, Charlyne, Karaleen, Karalyn, Karelyn, Karilyn, Karla, Karlena, Karli, Karlie, Karlina, Karolin, Karolyn, Sharlena, Sharlene



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How popular is Carlen?

Carlen is an uncommon first name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#28407 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular varying forms of Carlen (NOT RANKED) ranked in the Top 2000 are Callie (#190 IN 2018), Cari, Carla (#1022), Carleen, Carlene, Carley (#1443), Carline, Carlota, Carly (#483), Carlyn, Caro, Carol (#1788), Carola, Carolann, Carole, Carolin, Carolina (#425), Caroline (#55), Caroll, Carolyn (#860), Carolyne, Carolynn, Carri, Carrie (#1768), Carry, Cary, Charla, Charleen, Charlene (#1813), Charline, Charlyne, Karla (#626), Karleen, Karlene, Karli (#1831), Karlie (#1054), Karolyn and Sharlene. Other forms, like Karolin, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Carlen was well-received 78 years ago (ADOPTION OF 4.2%) and is now much diminished (ADOPTION 0.5%, 87%), with forms such as Karli becoming less trendy. Callie and Caroline are two of the more contemporarily stylish girl names among these. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Callie, Cari, Carla, Carleen, Carlene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carley, Carline, Carlota, Carly, Carlyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caro, Carol, Carola, Carolann, Carole in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carolin, Carolina, Caroline, Caroll, Carolyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carolyne, Carolynn, Carri, Carrie, Carry in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cary, Charla, Charleen, Charlene, Charline in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Charlyne, Karla, Karleen, Karlene, Karli in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karlie, Karolyn, Sharlene in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Carlen is alike in pronunciation to Corlene, Karline and Karlyne. Other recommended sound-alike names are Caelan, Caelyn, Cailene, Caleen, Callan, Calley, Caralee, Cardin, Cardon, Careena, Caren, Carena, Carey, Cariel, Carlia, Carlie, Carlla, Carlonda, Carmon, Carolee, Caroyln, Carree, Carren, Carron, Carson, Caryle, Casen, Catlin, Catreen, Cayleen, Cayley, Charle, Charlea, Charlee, Charleene, Charley, Charlina, Charlyn, Charlynn, Cherlyn, Coralena, Coralyn, Coren, Corlee, Corley, Dareen, Darien, Darleen, Darlena, Darlene, Darlyn, Earleen, Galen, Harlea, Harlene, Harley, Karen, Karlee, Karley, Karren, Laren, Larsen, Madlen, Maren, Marien, Marleen, Marlena, Marlyn, Marrlen, Sareen, Taren and Tarren. These names tend to be more commonly used than Carlen.

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