Charlotte Name Meaning & Origin

Charlotte

Pronunciation: SHAHR-lət (key)

Origin of the name Charlotte:

Feminine diminutive form of Charles (full-grown, a man), which originated in France but is just as commonly used in England.

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Meanings and history of the name Charlotte

Charlotte \ch(ar)-lotte, charl(ot)-te\ as a girl's name is pronounced SHAR-let. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Charlotte is "free man". French feminine dimunitive of Charles, used in England since the 17th century, and made popular by Queen Charlotte, George III's wife (19th century).

Famous real-life people named Charlotte

Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana Of Cambridge, second born of Prince William and Kate Middleton. Younger Sister to Prince George Alexander Louis Of Cambridge, and fourth in line to the British throne.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman - American writer and sociologist
Charlotte Armstrong - American author
Charlotte Church - Welsh singer
Charlotte Martin - American singer
Charlotte Rae - American actress
Charlotte Gainsbourg - French actress and singer
Charlotte Hawkins Brown - American educator
Charlotte Sheffield - Miss USA 1957
Charlotte Tomlinson - Sister of One Direction member, Louis Tomlinson
Charlotte Kemp Muhl - American fashion model
Charlotte Caffey - American guitarist and songwriter
Charlotte Cecilia Leitch - American golfer
Charlotte Grace Prinze - daughter of American actors Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze, Jr.
Charlotte Bronte - English Author of Jane Eyre
Charlotte-Letitia Crosby- British reality star
Charlotte Moore- Principal's daughter and Oxford applyee (b. 1999)

Charlotte in song, story & screen

Charlotte Branwell, character in the book series "Infernal Devices" by Cassandra Clare
Charlotte 'Charlie' Buckton,character used to be on Australian Soap "Home and Away"
Charlotte Anne Jane, character on CBS's "The mentalist"
Charlotte "Chuck" Charles, character on ABC's "Pushing Daisies"
"Charlotte's Web," by E. B. White
"Charlotte Sometimes," a song by The Cure
"Charlotte Sometimes," a novel by Penelope Farmer
Charlotte York, a character in the TV series "Sex and the City"
Good Charlotte (rock band)
"I Am Charlotte Simmons," Tom Wolfe novel
"Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte," film and song
"The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle," by Avi (Young Adult Literature )
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Charlotte Johanssen, character in The Baby-Sitters Club books
Charlotte "Charlie" Duncan, title character of "Good Luck Charlie"
Charlotte Lucas, character in Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice"
Charlotte Palmer, character in Jane Austen's "Sense and Sensibility"
Countess Charlotte Malcolm, the jealous wife of a philandering husband in Stephen Sondheim's "A Little Night Music"
Dr. Charlotte King a character in TV show "Private Practise"
Charlotte Beverwil, a character in the "Poseur" series by Rachel Maude
Charlotte La Bouff (called "Lottie"), a character in Disney's "The Princess and the Frog"
Charlotte Lewis, a character in the television series "Lost," is a cultural anthropologist on a mission to the island where Oceanic Flight 815 crashed
Charlotte, a fictional Maine Coon kitty character in the story Adventure Wonders
Charlotte Alice Katherine Enright, aka Charlie, a fictional protagonist in the story The Lottie Project by Jacqueline Wilson
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Charlotte Quiner Holbrook from The Little House series
Charlotte "Lottie" Holbrook from The Little House series
Charlotte Clarke, In Abc's show "Revenge"
Charlotte, the name of the fictional comet in the anime
Charlotte "Cece" Drake- Alison's and Spencer's sister on Pretty little liars
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Charlotte Bolton, a main character in the Nickelodeon TV series "Henry Danger"

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