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


Charles is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Charles?

The boy’s name Charles derived from the Germanic name Karl, which originates in the name Hariolus.

What does the name Charles mean?

Charles means “man” (from Germanic “karal”), “free man” (from Middle Low German “kerle”) and “warrior”, “army” (from Old High German “heri”).

Pronunciation of Charles

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Popularity of the name Charles

The name Charles is ranked #2254 overall.

Charles in the Top 50 Names

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