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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #464 most popular

What does the name "Carmen" mean?

Carmen (Latin): Poem

The name "Carmen" is of Latin origin and it means "Poem". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

C is for captive, your web of charm.

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nemrac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ecamrn". 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.

How popular is the name "Carmen" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Carmen? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 150,900 babies born with the name Carmen in the United States. That's more than enough Carmens to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Carmen" was in 1960 with a total of 2,440 babies. (That's a lot of baby Carmens)

According to the 1965 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carmen" is not a popular baby girl's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, only 15 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1965. Across the entire United States a total of 2,303 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 Carmen popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Carmen in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Carmen

Carmen Electra

Carmen Electra is an actress, model, dancer, television personality, singer, and entertainer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1990 to present. Carmen was born in 1972 as Tara Leigh Patrick in Sharonville, Ohio, U.S.


Carmen Miranda

Carmen Miranda is a singer, dancer, and actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1928 to 1955. Carmen was born in 1909 as Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha in Marco de Canaveses, Portugal.


Carmen Luvana

Carmen Luvana is an adult biography. Carmen was born in 1981 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.


Carmen Salinas

Carmen Salinas is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1964 to present. Carmen was born in 1933 as Pancracia Salinas Delano in Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.


Leticia Calderón

Leticia Calderón is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1983 to present. Leticia was born in 1968 as Carmen Leticia Calderon Leon in Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico.


Carmen Kass

Carmen Kass is a model. Carmen was born in 1978 in Tallinn, Estonia.


Past life for Carmen born Jun 26, 1929

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Sumatra approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.