[ 2 syll. ka-rol, kar-ol ] The baby girl name Karol is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced in Polish as KAA-RaoL †. Karol has its origins in the English and Germanic languages. It is used largely in English and Slavic.
Karol is a spelling variant of the English Carol in the English and Slavic languages.
Karol is also a form of the English, French, and Scandinavian Caroline in the English language.
See also the related form, the name Karol Ann.
See also the related category slavic.
Karol is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1944 with 0.016% of baby girls being named Karol. It had a ranking of #492 then. The baby name has experienced a substantial decline in frequency since then, and is used only on a very light scale today. In 2016, among the family of girl names directly related to Karol, Caroline was the most popular. Karol has mainly been a baby girl name in the last century.
† Pronunciation for Karol: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"