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What does Carli mean?

Carli Pronunciation of Carli as a name for girls is of Old German and Latin derivation, and the meaning of Carli is "free man". Carli is a variant form of Carla (Old German). Carli is also a derivative of Carly (Latin).



VARIANTS Karlye, Karly, Karlla, Karlie, Karli, Karleigh, Karlee, Karla, Carlye, Carlla, Carlie, Carlia, Carley, Carleigh, Carlee, Carleah, Carlah

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA CARLA, CARLY Carlana, Carle, Carleen, Carlena, Carlene, Carleta, Carlicia, Carlin, Carlina, Carline, Carliqua, Carlis, Carlisa, Carlise, Carlisha, Carlisia, Carlissa, Carlista, Carlita, Carlyjo, Carlyn, Carlyne, Carlyse, Carlyta, Karline, Karlita

(female) Carsi, ..

(male) Carcy, ..

Carli Esperanza (C.E.), ..

How popular is Carli?

Carli is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3278 out of 4276, Top 77%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#29040 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Carli entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top rank of #622 in the U.S. in the year 1996, and is presently at #1856. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carli name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carli outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Carla (#1022 FROM RECENT DATA), Carlee (#1068), Carleen, Carleigh (#1386), Carlene, Carley (#1443), Carlie (#1230), Carline, Carly (#483), Carlyn, Karla (#626), Karlee (#929), Karleigh (#1275), Karli (#1831), Karlie (#1054) and Karly (#1728) are the popular alternative forms of Carli (#1856). Other variants, like Carlia, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Carli was well-received 22 years ago (USAGE OF 0.47%) and has become significantly lower since (USAGE 0.19%, DOWN 60%), with versions like Carly becoming less stylish. Karleigh is the most chic girl name in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carli, Carla, Carlee, Carleen, Carleigh in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carlene, Carley, Carlie, Carline, Carly in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carlyn, Karla, Karlee, Karleigh, Karli in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Carli is pronounced similarly to Carely, Corlee, Corley, Corlie, Corly, Karlah, Karley and Karrla. Other recommended sound-alike names are Bali, Caci, Cadi, Caela, Caelin, Caila, Caiti, Cali, Calie, Calin, Calla, Calli, Callia, Candi, Caralia, Caralie, Caralin, Caree, Carel, Caren, Carey, Cari, Carlan, Carlein, Carma, Carmeli, Carmi, Carmie, Carmy, Carol, Carola, Carole, Carolin, Caroll, Caroly, Carri, Carrin, Caryl, Caryle, Caryll, Casi, Cassi, Cati, Cayla, Caylia, Ceili, Celli, Ceri, Chari, Charla, Charle, Charli, Charlie, Charly, Cordi, Cori, Corri, Hali, Halli, Harli, Kali, Orli, Pali, Pauli, Salli, Tali and Valli. These names tend to be less commonly used than Carli.

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