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Name Lotta

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

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About the name Lotta in particular

Languages of use:Scandinavian
Is short form of:Charlotta
US 2020 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Lotte, Lotti, Aletta, Betta, Betta, Etta, Gitta, Gösta, Gutta, Isotta     Details
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About Karl/Charlotte/Carla, the group of names with the same origin as Lotta

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
Variants' top ranks:1:Charlotte Australia/NSW 2019,  1:Karl Sweden 2014,  2:Lotte Netherlands 2007,  2:Karlo Croatia 2008,  3:Carlos Colombia 2011,  3:Carl Denmark 2020,  4:Carolina Portugal 2020,  4:Charlie England+Wales 2012,  4:Caroline Denmark 2008,  4:Karolína Czechia 2012
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, Karol, Karola, Karoliina, Karolin, Karolina, Karolína, Karoline, Lien, Lotta, Lotte, Lotti, Lottie, Carl, Carlito, Carlo, Carlos, Charles, Charlie, Charly, Chaz, Chuck, Kaarlo, Kale, Kalle, Karel, Karl, Karlis, Karlo, Karol, Károly   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Lotta

Finland/FinnishGraph2019 48,  2015 37,  2014 45,  2013 34,  2012 34,  2011 172010 19,  2009 19,  2008 19,  2007 18,  2006 20
Germany/DüsseldorfGraph2020 25,  2019 222018 41
NorwayGraph2020 151,  2019 171,  2018 151,  2017 188,  2016 145,  2014 180,  2013 147,  2012 146,  2011 1172010 156,  2009 181,  2008 151
Switzerland/GermanGraph2020 1732019 183,  2018 188,  2015 191
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