Name Carol Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Carol


Carol is a ♀ girl’s name and ♂ boy’s name. Carol thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

Origin of the name Carol

Carol is a unisex name and derived from the boy’s name Charles. In Rumania, Carol is a masculine name, in English speaking countries it is a girl’s name.

What is the meaning of the name Carol?

Carol means “man”, “free man/woman” and “warrior”, “army”.

Pronunciation of Carol

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Popularity of the name Carol

The name Carol is ranked #6675 overall.

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