Charly

First Name
3k
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since 1880
Last Name
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Charly

"Charly" is a name of English origin, and it means "Modern form of Charles meaning manly". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Notable Persons Named Charly

Charly Musonda is a soccer player for the Real Betis, Chelsea F.C., R.S.C. Anderlecht, and Belgium national under-17 football team. Charly was born on October 15th, 1996 in Brussels, Belgium.

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Max B is a hip hop music rapping, singing, and songwriter. His most notable accomplishments were from 2005 to present. Max was given the name Charly Wingate on May 21st, 1978. Max is also known as Biggaveli, Boss Don, The Silver Surfer, Wavy Crockett, and The Wavy One.

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Charly García is an art rock, piano rock, experimental rock, synthpop, alternative rock, post-punk, new wave, lo-fi, hard rock, progressive rock, symphonic rock, jazz rock, folk rock, classical, new wave music, low fidelity, jazz fusion, and classical music musician. He plays Vocals, piano, keyboards, synthesizers, guitar, bass, drums, Bass guitar, and Drum kit. He was most prominent from 1967 to present. Charly was given the name Carlos Alberto García Moreno on October 23rd, 1951 in Buenos Aires. Charly is also known as Charly, The King of National Rock, The Father of National Rock, El Bigote Bicolor ., The King of National (Argentine) Rock, and El Bigote Bicolor (The Bi-colored Moustache)..

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Charly McClain is a country pop musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1976 to 1989. Charly was given the name Charlotte Denise McClain on March 26th, 1956.

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Charly was born on May 24th, 1937.

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Charly Gaul was a cyclist. Charly was born on December 8th, 1932 in Pfaffenthal, Luxembourg. He left this life on December 6th, 2005.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Charly

Charly is a soccer player.

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Lous Charly is an athlete for the Phnom Penh Crown FC.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1884 5 0 5
1887 5 0 5
1890 6 0 6
1895 5 0 5
1912 6 0 6
1917 7 0 7
1919 5 0 5
1922 5 0 5
1942 5 0 5
1952 5 0 5
1956 5 0 5
1962 5 0 5
1969 5 0 5
1974 6 0 6
1975 12 7 5
1976 12 5 7
1977 11 11 0
1978 22 16 6
1979 15 10 5
1980 22 15 7
1981 23 18 5
1982 23 18 5
1983 23 23 0
1984 43 35 8
1985 55 48 7
1986 70 61 9
1987 58 48 10
1988 59 46 13
1989 55 38 17
1990 46 28 18
1991 51 37 14
1992 52 36 16
1993 46 33 13
1994 41 23 18
1995 52 32 20
1996 61 39 22
1997 49 28 21
1998 71 39 32
1999 61 33 28
2000 57 25 32
2001 79 34 45
2002 83 34 49
2003 82 48 34
2004 120 62 58
2005 123 68 55
2006 83 53 30
2007 130 79 51
2008 102 63 39
2009 122 70 52
2010 120 73 47
2011 111 79 32
2012 127 95 32
2013 104 70 34
2014 136 108 28
2015 107 81 26
2016 107 86 21

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Fun Facts about the name Charly

  • How Popular is the name Charly? Charly is the 5,241st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Charly have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,901 babies born with the first name Charly in the United States. That's more than enough people named Charly to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Charly? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1884 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Charly first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Charly is Wednesday, April 28th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Charly born? The highest recorded use of the first name Charly was in 2014 with a total of 108 babies.
  • Random Charly Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Charly is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Charly: Your name in reverse order is Ylrahc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cyralh. How do you pronounce that?

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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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