Carly Name Meaning & Origin

Carly

Pronunciation: KAHR-lee (key)

Origin of the name Carly:

A feminine form of Carl and Charles, both of which are derived from the Old English ceorl (man, freeman, peasant). Var: Karla. Pet: Carley, Carli, Carly, Karley, Karli, Karly.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Carla, Carlee, Carleigh, Carley, Carlie, Karli

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