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Carroll

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7k Caryl (English)

How popular is the baby name Carroll in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 26 0 26
1881 22 0 22
1882 32 0 32
1883 31 0 31
1884 24 0 24
1885 26 0 26
1886 25 0 25
1887 34 0 34
1888 37 0 37
1889 33 0 33
1890 41 0 41
1891 29 0 29
1892 48 0 48
1893 50 0 50
1894 46 0 46
1895 61 0 61
1896 55 5 50
1897 65 7 58
1898 51 0 51
1899 65 5 60
1900 69 0 69
1901 46 0 46
1902 52 0 52
1903 60 0 60
1904 83 13 70
1905 72 0 72
1906 62 0 62
1907 78 6 72
1908 91 14 77
1909 102 15 87
1910 100 11 89
1911 127 14 113
1912 264 8 256
1913 293 29 264
1914 414 32 382
1915 560 33 527
1916 578 37 541
1917 615 52 563
1918 584 63 521
1919 591 61 530
1920 647 40 607
1921 719 50 669
1922 642 54 588
1923 765 64 701
1924 727 58 669
1925 787 55 732
1926 814 76 738
1927 761 68 693
1928 721 66 655
1929 778 72 706
1930 846 88 758
1931 831 80 751
1932 905 90 815
1933 875 103 772
1934 976 102 874
1935 928 119 809
1936 928 138 790
1937 923 144 779
1938 984 157 827
1939 920 133 787
1940 910 156 754
1941 945 163 782
1942 978 191 787
1943 1,034 208 826
1944 882 176 706
1945 811 163 648
1946 854 172 682
1947 830 160 670
1948 782 177 605
1949 770 148 622
1950 684 131 553
1951 629 116 513
1952 585 99 486
1953 521 96 425
1954 525 95 430
1955 483 80 403
1956 489 96 393
1957 467 88 379
1958 368 84 284
1959 370 67 303
1960 363 90 273
1961 325 61 264
1962 295 62 233
1963 321 57 264
1964 265 61 204
1965 226 49 177
1966 238 55 183
1967 229 45 184
1968 219 47 172
1969 200 44 156
1970 193 45 148
1971 175 30 145
1972 156 22 134
1973 152 34 118
1974 117 19 98
1975 108 15 93
1976 106 21 85
1977 109 21 88
1978 93 31 62
1979 93 22 71
1980 92 14 78
1981 80 13 67
1982 87 21 66
1983 78 9 69
1984 60 13 47
1985 90 30 60
1986 61 10 51
1987 60 14 46
1988 52 5 47
1989 59 8 51
1990 63 17 46
1991 40 9 31
1992 47 15 32
1993 33 7 26
1994 35 13 22
1995 37 8 29
1996 26 8 18
1997 32 9 23
1998 27 12 15
1999 17 0 17
2000 12 0 12
2001 14 0 14
2002 10 0 10
2003 15 0 15
2004 12 0 12
2005 13 5 8
2006 16 0 16
2007 13 5 8
2008 9 0 9
2009 9 0 9
2010 9 0 9
2011 7 0 7
2012 13 0 13
2013 15 0 15
2014 6 0 6
2015 9 0 9

Want to know about the popularity of the Carroll baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41,277 babies born with the name Carroll in the United States. That's more than enough Carrolls to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 26 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Carroll" was in 1934 with a total of 874 babies.

According to the 1936 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carroll" ranks #60 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Maryland. Imagine that, 34 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1936. Across the entire United States a total of 928 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Carroll popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Carroll" mean? The list below shows the origins of Carroll as well as things modernly associated with the name Carroll such as celebrities named Carroll.

Origin and Meaning of Carroll

The name "Carroll" is of Irish origin, and it means "Feminine of Carl: joy". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Carroll O'Connor

Carroll O'Connor is an actor, comedian, producer, and director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1951 to 2000. Carroll was born in 1924 as John Carroll O'Connor in Manhattan, New York, U.S.

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Carroll Baker

Carroll Baker is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1952 to 2003. Carroll was born in 1931 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Carroll

Carroll Community College
Carroll Hospital Center
Carroll County Public Schools

Alternative Meanings

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

R is for realist, the way you are.

R is for realist, the way you are.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

L is for little, the little things you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Llorrac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Alrocrl". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Carroll born Aug 9, 1990

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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 Yukon approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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