What does the name "Karen" mean?
Karen (Scandinavian): Pure
The name "Karen" is of Scandinavian origin and it means "Pure". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.
K is for kindle, the warmth in others.
A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.
R is for romp, you know how to have fun!
E is for easy going, no ruffles here.
N is for neatness, your orderly way.
Your name in reverse order is "Nerak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ekran". 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 "Karen" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Karen? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 986,566 babies born with the name Karen in the United States. That's more than enough Karens to occupy the country of Djibouti with an estimated population of 923,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Karen" was in 1957 with a total of 40,583 babies. (That's a lot of baby Karens)
According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Karen" is not a popular baby girl's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 35 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 1988. Across the entire United States a total of 2,586 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 Karen popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Karen 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 Karen
Karen Grassle is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1968 to present. Karen was born in 1942 as Karen Trust Grassle in Berkeley, California, U.S.
Past life for Karen born Jun 15, 1959
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Poland approximately on 700. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, forester.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life:
You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present:
Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Now do you remember?
Here's something for you to ponder on...
What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.