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Karolyn - Meaning of Karolyn

What does Karolyn mean?

Meaning of the name KarolynCharlotteCarolineCallieLolaCarlyCarolinaKarlaCarolynKarlieLinaCarlaKarylCarryInaCaroleCarlieCarleneCarriSharlaCharlineSharleneCarylCarlyn

[ 3 syll. ka-ro-lyn, kar-ol-yn ] The baby girl name Karolyn is pronounced Keh-R-ah-LLihN †. Karolyn is of Germanic origin and it is used mainly in English. Karolyn is a spelling variant of Caroline (English, French, and Scandinavian).

Karolyn is uncommon as a baby name for girls. At the modest height of its usage in 1941, 0.012% of baby girls were named Karolyn. Its ranking then was #571. The baby name has since fallen out of favor, and is currently of only sporadic use. Within the group of girl names directly related to Karolyn, Caroline was the most popular in 2017.

Baby names that sound like Karolyn include Karaline (English), Karlene (Latvian), Karlina, Karol Ann, Karolann, Karylin (English), Kirilin, Kiriline, Carilin, Cariline, Carleen (English), Carlene (English), Carolann (English), Carolin (English and German), Caroline (English, French, and Scandinavian), Carolyn (English and German), Carolynn (English), Carolynne (English), Coralline, and Coralyn (English).

† Pronunciation for Karolyn: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"


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