What does the name "Carol" mean?
Carol (English): Form of Charles
The name "Carol" is of English origin and it means "Form of Charles". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 14 other names that are similar to this one.
C is for calm, a pleasant trait.
A is for accord, the harmony you spread.
R is for reasonable, your understanding way.
O is for ornate, nothing plain here!
L is for lucky, who is more?
Your name in reverse order is "Lorac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aolrc". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
How popular is the name "Carol" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Carol? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 824,433 babies born with the name Carol in the United States. That's more than enough Carols to occupy the country of Guyana with an estimated population of 784,894 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Carol" was in 1946 with a total of 34,280 babies. (That's a lot of baby Carols)
According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carol" ranks #73 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, 82 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1925. Across the entire United States a total of 2,432 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Carol popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Carol in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Carol
Carol Kane is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1971 to present. Carol was born in 1952 as Carolyn Laurie Kane in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
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