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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Carin

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  1. A female given name, a less common spelling of Karin.

Notable Persons Named Carin

Carin was given the name Carin Axelina Hulda Fock on October 21st, 1888 in Stockholm. Carin is also known as Carin von Kantzow, von Kantzow, and Carin. She passed away on October 17th, 1931.

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Carin Jämtin is a Party secretary of the Social Democrats, Minister for International Development Cooperation, Member of the Riksdag, Ministry for Foreign Affairs (Sweden), List of members of the Riksdag, and 2006–10. Her career lasted from 2011 to 2006. Carin was born on August 3rd, 1964 in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Carin Koch is a golf player.

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Carin was born on December 6th, 1962.

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Carin Jennings-Gabarra is a soccer player for the Palos Verdes High School, UC Santa Barbara Gauchos, and United States women's national soccer team. Carin was born on January 9th, 1965 in East Orange, New Jersey, U.S.

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Carin was born on July 10th, 1993 in Stockholm.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Carin

Jon Carin is a pop, synthpop, new wave, rock, alternative rock, and new wave music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1981 to present. Jon was born on October 21st, 1964.

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Prisca Carin is a soccer player for the Martinique women's national football team. Prisca was born in Martinique.

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Cárin is an athlete for the A.D. Pontassolense.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1939 5 5 0
1940 9 9 0
1941 6 6 0
1942 11 11 0
1943 8 8 0
1944 11 11 0
1945 13 13 0
1946 24 24 0
1947 37 37 0
1948 49 49 0
1949 50 50 0
1950 38 38 0
1951 52 52 0
1952 40 40 0
1953 50 50 0
1954 49 49 0
1955 50 50 0
1956 85 85 0
1957 85 85 0
1958 53 53 0
1959 91 91 0
1960 114 114 0
1961 82 82 0
1962 100 100 0
1963 73 73 0
1964 91 91 0
1965 114 114 0
1966 101 101 0
1967 126 126 0
1968 149 149 0
1969 157 157 0
1970 175 175 0
1971 163 163 0
1972 141 141 0
1973 127 127 0
1974 159 159 0
1975 133 133 0
1976 117 117 0
1977 156 156 0
1978 111 111 0
1979 111 111 0
1980 81 81 0
1981 90 90 0
1982 103 103 0
1983 82 82 0
1984 78 78 0
1985 60 60 0
1986 58 58 0
1987 59 59 0
1988 66 66 0
1989 47 47 0
1990 39 39 0
1991 53 53 0
1992 43 43 0
1993 42 42 0
1994 23 23 0
1995 22 22 0
1996 21 21 0
1997 11 11 0
1998 18 18 0
1999 28 28 0
2000 25 25 0
2001 16 16 0
2002 13 13 0
2003 13 13 0
2004 14 14 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 10 10 0
2007 23 23 0
2008 5 5 0
2009 9 9 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 12 12 0
2014 8 8 0
2015 5 5 0
2016 6 6 0

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Popularity of Carin as a first name

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Common last names for Carin

  • Carlson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Carin U.S.
  White 43.84% 64.26%
  African American 3.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 38.36% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.42% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 10.96% 16.26%

Of Last Name Carin

People with the last name Carin are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Carin

  • How Popular is the name Carin? Carin is the 4,022nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Carin was the 118,853rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Carin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,515 babies born with the first name Carin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Carin to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Carin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1939 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Carin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Carin is Sunday, November 14th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Carin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Carin was in 1970 with a total of 175 babies.
  • Random Carin Factoid: According to the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Carin is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1975.
  • Weird things about the name Carin: Your name in reverse order is Nirac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rianc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Carin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 146 people with the last name Carin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Carin? Carin is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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