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


Karl is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Karl

Karl is a Scandinavian and German variant of Charles and as well derived from the name Hariolus.

What is the meaning of the name Karl?

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

Pronunciation of Karl

Variants of the name Karl


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Popularity of the name Karl

The name Karl is ranked #530 overall.

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