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Caroline Meaning


What does Caroline mean?

The name Caroline is of French origin.

The meaning of Caroline is "free man, strong".

Caroline is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ca-ro-line.

The Given Name Caroline

Caroline is a form of Carolina. See Carolina for further details.

Caroline is good for parents who want a name that is sophisticated and refined.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Although often used, your memorable little Caroline, is sure to make it all her own.

Caroline falls into the name categories easy nickname, song.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Caroline Bingley, and Caroline Harrison.

Caroline Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 55 in baby name popularity for girls with 4,136 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 55 in baby name popularity for girls with 4,283 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Caroline Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Caroline has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Caroline to other names.

Caroline Related Names

Caroline is a form of Carolina.

Variants of the name Caroline include Caralyn, Carilyn, Carilynne, Carlisha, Carlissa, Carlita, Carlyn, Carlyna, Carlynn, Carolan, Carolann, Carolanne, Caroliana, Carolien, Carolina, Carolyn, Carolyne, Carolynn, Carroline, Carrolyne, Carry.

The names Carlitta, Carllee, Carrie, Chardae, Karlyn, Karolyn, Karolyne, Sharlyn, Sharlynn, Sharlynne are all forms of Caroline.

Caroline has the diminutive (nickname) Cari.

Famous Carolines

  • Caroline ~ 1 hurricane
  • Caroline Bingley ~ Pride and Prejudice character
  • Caroline Harrison ~ U. S. First Lady (1889-1892)

Caroline Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Caroline.

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Caroline Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Caroline.

Just for fun, see the name Caroline 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 Caroline in Nautical Flags page.