Home > Karlen


What does Karlen mean?

Karlen Pronunciation of Karlen as a name for girls is of Old German and English origin, and the meaning of the name Karlen is "free man". Karlen is an alternate form of Carlene (Old German). Karlen is also a form of Caroline (Old German). Karlen is also used as a form of Karleen (English), and a form of Karolina (Slavic, Old German).



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

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA CARLENE, CAROLINE, KARLEEN, KAROLINA Caraleen, Caralin, Caralyn, Carileen, Carilena, Carilyn, Carla, Carlaena, Carleena, Carlena, Carlenna, Carley, Carlina, Carly, Carlyna, Carolan, Carole, Carolein, Carolin, Carolyn, Charleen, Charlena, Charlene, Karaleen, Karaleena, Karalina, Karaline, Karalyn, Karelyn, Karilyn, Karilynn, Karla, Karlena, Karli, Karlie, Karlina, Karlinka, Karolin, Karoline, Karolyn, Karolyna, Karolyne, Karolynn, Sharlena, Sharlene



Karlen Andie (K.A.), ..

How popular is Karlen?

Karlen is an unusual first name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#25272 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Carla (#1022 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Carleen, Carlene, Carley (#1443), Carline, Carly (#483), Carlyn, Carole, Carolin, Caroline (#55), Carolyn (#860), Charleen, Charlene (#1813), Karla (#626), Karleen, Karlene, Karli (#1831), Karlie (#1054), Karolina (#1910), Karoline (#1893), Karolyn and Sharlene are the prominent varying forms of Karlen (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). These relations of Karlen were favored 78 years ago (MEDIAN #1037) and are now significantly less common (#1590, 80.6%), with forms such as Carlene becoming less stylish. Caroline is the most fashionable name for newborns in this compilation. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carla, Carleen, Carlene, Carley, Carline in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carly, Carlyn, Carole, Carolin, Caroline in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carolyn, Charleen, Charlene, Karla, Karleen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karlene, Karli, Karlie, Karolina, Karoline in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Karlen is pronounced similarly to Corlene and Karlyne. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Arlen, Careen, Caren, Carle, Carlee, Carmen, Carwen, Caylen, Dareen, Darien, Darlyn, Earley, Fallen, Faren, Galen, Gaylen (see Gayle), Harlea, Harlee, Harleen, Kaelee, Kaelyn, Kahlei, Kailene, Kailyn, Kalan, Kalea, Kalee, Kaleen, Kalei, Kalena, Kallan, Kalle, Kallee, Kalley, Karalee, Karalynn, Karan, Kareen, Kareena, Karene, Karin, Karlah, Karlee, Karly, Karman, Karmen, Karmyn, Karrena, Karyn, Karynn, Katleen, Katlyn, Katrien, Kaylea, Kayleen, Kayley, Kaylyn, Kellen, Keren, Kerilyn, Koreen, Kylen, Larsen, Mareen, Maren, Marien, Marlea, Marlee, Marleen, Marlene, Marley, Sareen and Taren. These names tend to be more commonly used than Karlen.

See names
in meaning and etymology.