in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- #858 All Time
Pronunciation of Carly
How popular is the name "Carly" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Carly? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 60,857 babies born with the name Carly in the United States. That's more than enough Carlies to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1951 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Carly" was in 1995 with a total of 2,583 babies. (That's a lot of baby Carlies)
According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carly" ranks #64 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 157 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of 2,583 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Carly popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Carly in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Carly" mean? The list below shows the origins of Carly as well as things modernly associated with the name Carly such as celebrities named Carly.
Origin and Meaning of Carly
The name "Carly" is of American origin, and it means "Diminutive form of Carlotta". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Carly Simon is a singer-songwriter, musician, actress, and writer specializing in pop rock, soft rock, folk, and adult contemporary music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1964 to present. Carly was born in 1945 as Carly Elisabeth Simon in New York City, New York, United States.
Carly Schroeder is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1995 to present. Carly was born in 1990 as Carly Brook Schroeder in Valparaiso, Indiana, U.S.
C is for calm, a pleasant trait.
A is for accord, the harmony you spread.
R is for rational, the way you think.
L is for life, that you live so well.
Y is for young, the years never show!
Your name in reverse order is "Ylrac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ralyc". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Carly born Sep 17, 1927
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Philippines approximately on 700. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.
As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Name poster for Carly
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.