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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Carolynn

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Alt. Meaning

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

A is for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

N is for normal, step outside of the box!

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1917 8 8 0
1918 5 5 0
1919 8 8 0
1921 6 6 0
1922 7 7 0
1923 15 15 0
1924 13 13 0
1925 7 7 0
1927 9 9 0
1928 17 17 0
1929 22 22 0
1930 23 23 0
1931 18 18 0
1932 23 23 0
1933 35 35 0
1934 37 37 0
1935 55 55 0
1936 38 38 0
1937 66 66 0
1938 70 70 0
1939 70 70 0
1940 107 107 0
1941 122 122 0
1942 170 170 0
1943 160 160 0
1944 165 165 0
1945 143 143 0
1946 163 163 0
1947 168 168 0
1948 139 139 0
1949 130 130 0
1950 108 108 0
1951 104 104 0
1952 122 122 0
1953 91 91 0
1954 109 109 0
1955 87 87 0
1956 91 91 0
1957 101 101 0
1958 89 89 0
1959 97 97 0
1960 71 71 0
1961 109 109 0
1962 103 103 0
1963 82 82 0
1964 73 73 0
1965 73 73 0
1966 55 55 0
1967 72 72 0
1968 82 82 0
1969 71 71 0
1970 74 74 0
1971 63 63 0
1972 52 52 0
1973 49 49 0
1974 49 49 0
1975 46 46 0
1976 45 45 0
1977 57 57 0
1978 49 49 0
1979 56 56 0
1980 55 55 0
1981 64 64 0
1982 58 58 0
1983 52 52 0
1984 60 60 0
1985 37 37 0
1986 50 50 0
1987 45 45 0
1988 50 50 0
1989 48 48 0
1990 51 51 0
1991 45 45 0
1992 64 64 0
1993 51 51 0
1994 46 46 0
1995 35 35 0
1996 50 50 0
1997 45 45 0
1998 42 42 0
1999 25 25 0
2000 56 56 0
2001 44 44 0
2002 43 43 0
2003 43 43 0
2004 42 42 0
2005 37 37 0
2006 48 48 0
2007 44 44 0
2008 39 39 0
2009 52 52 0
2010 35 35 0
2011 33 33 0
2012 43 43 0
2013 57 57 0
2014 39 39 0
2015 46 46 0
2016 51 51 0
2017 44 44 0

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Popularity of Carolynn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Carolynn

  • How Popular is the name Carolynn? Carolynn is the 3,346th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Carolynn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,118 babies born with the first name Carolynn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Carolynn to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Carolynn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Carolynn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Carolynn is Sunday, October 30th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Carolynn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Carolynn was in 1942 with a total of 170 babies.
  • Random Carolynn Factoid: According to the 1953 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Carolynn is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 11 babies in California have the same name as you in 1953.
  • Weird things about the name Carolynn: Your name in reverse order is Nnylorac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yrnlncoa. How do you pronounce that?

What Carolynns Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Carolynn born Jan 12, 1972

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 Egypt approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

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.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).