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Name Carrie

Origin:From a Old High German word for man, husbandTools:

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About the name Carrie in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English
Is diminutive of:Caroline
US 2013 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Barrie, Carlie, Carri, Callie, Caprice, Cari, Carin, Carine, Carlee, Carli     Details
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About Karl/Charlotte/Carla, the group of names with the same origin as Carrie

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin, female:diminutive of Charles and thus also a female form of this name
Info about origin, female:the variant Carol is probably chosen by parents because of the common English word carol (Christmas song)
Info about origin, male:old Germanic name
 known from the famous king Charles the Great, also called Charlemagne (8th/9th century AD)
 only in the 19th century the name became really popular
Words:karal = the man, the husband  Old High German
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Variants' top ranks:1:Charlotte Australia/NSW 2013,  2:Lotte Netherlands 2007,  4:Charlie England+Wales 2012,  4:Caroline Denmark 2008,  4:Karolína Czechia 2012,  5:Carolina Portugal 2013,  5:Carla Spain 2008,  6:Carlos Peru 2012,  7:Charles England+Wales 1904,  7:Carol England+Wales 1954
Somehow related to:Charles
Old/original forms:Carolus Latinized
Name variants:Carla, Carlee, Carleigh, Carley, Carli, Carlie, Carlina, Carlota, Carlotta, Carly, Carol, Carola, Carole, Carolien, Carolin, Carolina, Caroline, Carolyn, Carolyne, Carri, Carrie, Carry, Charla, Charlee, Charleen, Charleigh, Charlene, Charlène, Charley, Charli, Charlie, Charline, Charlott, Charlotta, Charlotte, Karla, Karlee, Karley, Karli, Karlie, Karlotta, Karly, Karola, Karoliina, Karolin, Karolina, Karolína, Karoline, Lien, Lotta, Lotte, Lotti, Carl, Carlito, Carlo, Carlos, Charles, Charlie, Charly, Chaz, Chuck, Kaarlo, Kale, Kalle, Karel, Karl, Karlis, Karol, Károly   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Carrie

SeriesRankings
Scotland2008 176
USA decades1990-1999 257,  1980-1989 78,  1970-1979 411960-1969 132
USA yearly1999 463,  1998 420,  1997 368,  1996 320,  1995 310,  1994 275
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