What is the meaning of the name Carl?

The name Carl is primarily a male name of German origin that means Manly.

Carl Lewis, athlete.

People who like the name Carl also like:

Caleb, Benjamin, Gabriel, William, Andrew, Cole, Adam, Lucy, Grace, Charlotte, Lily, Hannah, Sophia, Caroline

Names like Carl:

Coralie, Coral, Carly, Cheryl, Carola, Carillo, Cyrielle, Charlee, Chariel, Cherelle, Charlie, Cyrila, Carlow, Cirila, Cerelia, Cariel, Creola, Carol, Carolie, Charley, Charla, Coralia, Carla, Carlo, Cruella, Cyril

Stats for the Name Carl

checkmark Carl is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Carl is currently not ranked in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Carl:

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1. Potential for confusion or mispronunciation due to its similarity to other names like Karl or Carol.
2. Limited nickname options compared to longer names with more variations.
3. Perceived as a traditional or old-fashioned name, which may not appeal to parents seeking a more modern or unique name for their child.
4. Lack of international recognition or familiarity in some cultures, which could lead to difficulties when traveling or interacting with people from different backgrounds.
5. Possibility of being associated with certain stereotypes or cultural references that may not align with the child's personality or aspirations.