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Carina Meaning


What does Carina mean?

The name Carina is of Italian origin.

The meaning of Carina is "dear little one".

It is also of English and German origin, where its meaning is "beloved or friend".

Carina is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ca-ri-na.

The Given Name Carina

Carina is a form of Cara. See Cara for further details.

Carina is quite a refined name and a welcome find.

This 3 syllable name has charm and timelessness.

Wrap it up and take it home, Carina may just be the name you're looking for.

Carina Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,072 in baby name popularity for girls with 235 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,074 in baby name popularity for girls with 236 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Carina sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Carina Name Popularity Page.

Carina Related Names

Carina is a form of Cara.

Variants of the name Carina include Carine.

Famous Carinas

  • Carina ~ Saint

Carina Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Carina.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Carina Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Carina in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Carina.

Just for fun, see the name Carina in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Carina in Nautical Flags page.