[ 2 syll. car-lie, ca-rl-ie ] The baby girl name Carlie is also used as a boy name, though it is slightly more popular for girls. It is pronounced as KAARLiy- †. Carlie is of Germanic origin and it is used mainly in English.
Carlie is an English form of the English, German, Italian, Portuguese, Latin, and Scandinavian Carla.
Carlie is also a spelling variant of the English Carly.
Carlie is also an English form of the English, French, and Scandinavian Caroline.
Carlie is also an English form of the French, German, Dutch, English, and Scandinavian Charlotte.
See also the related category english.
Carlie is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked in 2004 with 0.029% of baby girls being named Carlie. It had a ranking of #503 then. The baby name has fallen out of favor since then, and is used only on a very modest scale now. Among the family of girl names directly related to Carlie, Charlotte was the most popular in 2018. Although Carlie is today somewhat more frequently used for baby girls, there was a period from 1908 to 1909 when more boys were given the name. After 1984, increasingly the name became more popular with baby girls than with boys.
Baby names that sound like Carlie include Carlee, Carleigh, Carley, Carli, Carly, Carlye, Karlee, Karley, Karli, Karlie, Karly, Karlye, Caral, Carall, Carel, Carell, Carely, Carill, Carla, and Carleh.
† Pronunciation for Carlie: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"