Caryn - Meaning of Caryn

What does Caryn mean?

[ 2 syll. ca-ryn, car-yn ] The baby girl name Caryn is pronounced KEHR-ehN †. Caryn has its origins in the Latin and Old Greek languages. It is used largely in the English and Scandinavian languages.

Caryn is a variation of Carina (English, German, Italian, and Scandinavian).

Caryn is also a variant spelling (English and Scandinavian) of Karen (English, German, Scandinavian, and Dutch).

See also the related categories, english, latin, greek, and scandinavian.

Caryn is rare as a baby girl name. At the peak of its usage in 1965, 0.027% of baby girls were given the name Caryn. It had a ranking of #421 then. The baby name has suffered a substantial decline in popularity since then, and is currently of only very modest use. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly linked to Caryn, Karen was the most frequently used.

Baby names that sound like Caryn include Careen, Caren, Carin, Carine, Carinn, Carinne, Cariyn, Carma, Carmain, Carmaine, Carmane, Carmen, Carmene, Carmi, Carmie, Carmine, Carmy, Carmyn, Carmyne, and Carni.

† Pronunciation for Caryn: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

A famous person named Caryn is Whoopi Goldberg, Comedian, born Caryn Elaine Johnson 13 November 1955, New York, New York.



Meaning of Caryn Meaning of Karen Meaning of Carina
Baby Name Explorer for Caryn

Caryn Popularity Charts

Legend:
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name