Carina - Meaning of Carina
Carina is a widely used name; it has 31 derivatives that are used in English and foreign languages. Derivatives of the name used in English include Carana, Careana, Careina, Caren, Carena, Carenna, Cariana, Caridad, Cariena, Carin, Carinah, Carine (used in French and German as well), Carinen, Carinn, Carinne, Caron, Carren, Carrin, Carrina, Carron, Caryn, Caryna, Carynn, Kareena, Karena, and Karyna. The familiar form Rina (used in Dutch and Hebrew as well), and the variant spellings Careena, Carinna (used in German, Italian, and Scandinavian as well), and Karina (used in German, Latvian, Russian, and Scandinavian as well) are other English forms. The German Karine is a derivative of Carina that is in foreign languages.
In addition, Carina is a familiar form (English, German, Italian, and Scandinavian) of the English, German, and Italian Cara.
Carina is also a familiar form of the English and French Cora.
Carina is also a familiar form (English, German, Italian, and Scandinavian) of the English, German, Scandinavian, and Dutch Karen.
See also the related form, the English Carreen.
Carina is a rare baby girl name. At the peak of its usage in 1995, 0.036% of baby girls were named Carina. It was #383 in rank then. The baby name has steeply slipped in popularity since then, and is used only on a very modest scale now. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Carina, Cora was the most commonly used.
Baby names that sound like Carina include Carena, Kareena, Karena, Karina, Karyna, Carinah, Carmina, Carmiya, Carnia, Carniya, Carrie-Ann, Carrieann, Charmian, Chermona, Coraima, Corena, Cori-Ann, Coriann, Corianne, and Corina.
† Pronunciation for Carina: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"