Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #493).
What does the name "Karen" mean?
Karen (Scandinavian): Pure
The name "Karen" is of Scandinavian origin and it means "Pure". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.
K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.
A is for accord, the harmony you spread.
R is for realist, the way you are.
E is for extra, those little things you do!
N is for nice, need I say more?
Your name in reverse order is "Nerak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Erakn". 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 "Karen" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Karen? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 986,566 babies born with the name Karen in the United States. That's more than enough Karens to occupy the country of Djibouti with an estimated population of 923,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Karen" was in 1957 with a total of 40,583 babies. (That's a lot of baby Karens)
According to the 1951 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Karen" ranks #8 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, 2,192 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1951. Across the entire United States a total of 28,020 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 Karen popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Karen in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Karen
Karen Grassle is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1968 to present. Karen was born in 1942 as Karen Trust Grassle in Berkeley, California, U.S.
Past life for Karen born Sep 3, 1986
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 Italy approximately on 825. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.