Name for today- Caroline

Origin of the name Caroline:

A feminine form of the Latin Carolus, which is a cognate of Charles (full-grown, a man, a freeman). Var: Carey, Cari, Carri, Carrie, Kari, Karrie.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman


  • #3 in Denmark
  • #63 in Norway
  • #94 in United States
  • #361 in Scotland
  • #366 in Canada (Quebec)

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    Sebastiane said,

    Caroline is a great classic, I slightly prefer Carolina, pronounced like the state.

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      babynamelover said,

      I have never really liked Carolina and I don’t know why I guess it is more versatile as it has Lina at the end. Do you say it Carol-lee-nuh or Carol-ly-nuh?

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