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Karan - Meaning of Karan

What does Karan mean?

[ 2 syll. ka-ran, kar-an ] The baby girl name Karan is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced KAAR-ae-N †. Karan's origin is Old Greek, and its use, English. Karan is a spelling variant of the English, German, Scandinavian, and Dutch Karen.

Karan is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1956, 0.008% of baby girls were named Karan. It was #746 in rank then. The baby name has dropped in popularity since then, and is of only irregular use today. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly related to Karan, Karen was the most popular. Karan has primarily been a baby girl name in the last century.

Baby names that sound like Karan include Karam (Arabic), Karanne (English), Karayan (English), Kareen (English), Karin (Finnish, German, Scandinavian, Dutch, English, and Japanese), Karine (English, German, French, and Russian), Karinne (English), Karma (English and Indian), Karmaine, Karman (English), Karmane, Karmein, Karmen (English and Spanish), Karmi (English), Karmyn (English), Karna, Karrin (English), Karyn (English), Karynn (English), and Kearnee.

† Pronunciation for Karan: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


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