Carolina - girls name

Carolina name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 81%

Carolina name meaning:

The name Carolina is derived from the Latin name Carolus, meaning "manly" or "strong". It is a feminine form of the name Charles, which has Germanic origins and means "free man". The name Carolina also has historical significance as it is associated with the region of Carolina in the United States, named in honor of King Charles I of England.

In terms of personality traits, girls named Carolina are often described as confident, independent, and determined. They possess a strong sense of self and are not easily swayed by others' opinions. Carolina girls are known for their leadership skills and ability to take charge. They are natural-born problem solvers and are not afraid to face challenges head-on. Additionally, girls with this name are often admired for their intelligence and wisdom.

Overall, the name Carolina carries a sense of strength, resilience, and individuality, making it a great choice for parents who want their daughter to grow up to be a confident and capable woman.

Origin: English

Joy. Song of happiness. Also feminine variant of Charles: manly.

Related names

Charles , Arletta, Caralyn, CarIes, Carilla, Carilyn, Carilynne, CarIo, Carletta, Carlita, Carlotta , Caro, Carola, Carolan, Carolann, Carolanne, Carole, Caroliana, Carolina , Carolo, Carolyne, Carolynn, Chardae, Charlaine, Charlayne, Charlee , Charleen, Charleena, Charlena, Charlene , Charlette, Charley , Charli , Charlie , Charline, Charlisa, Charlita, Charlotta, Charly, Charlyn, Charlynn, Charmayne, Charmine, Chars, Chas, Chatlie, Chattie, Chick, Chuck, Ebbaneza, Ebeneezer, Ebeneser, Ebenezar, Ebenezeer, Estella , Karl , Karla , Karol , Lottie , Lotty , Sharlene, Siarl, Totty

Other girls names beginning with C


Overall UK ranking: 1039 out of 5581

33 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Carolina

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