[ 2 syll. ca-ron, car-on ] The baby girl name Caron is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced KAA-RaaN †. Caron's origin is Latin and Old Greek, and its use, English.
Caron is a form of the English, German, Italian, and Scandinavian Carina.
Caron is also a spelling variant of the English, German, Scandinavian, and Dutch Karen in the English language.
Caron is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1956, 0.008% of baby girls were named Caron. It had a ranking of #739 then. The baby name has seen a decline in frequency since then, and is of only irregular use today. Within the family of girl names directly related to Caron, Karen was the most popular in 2018. Caron has in the last century been mainly given to baby girls.
Baby names that sound like Caron include Careen, Caren, Carin, Carine, Carinn, Carinne, Cariyn, Carma, Carmain, Carmaine, Carmane, Carmen, Carmene, Carmi, Carmie, Carmine, Carmy, Carmyn, Carmyne, and Carni.
† Pronunciation for Caron: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"