Quick Facts on Karlee
- American, German
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Free woman (Karl)
Characteristics of Karlee
Etymology & Historical Origin - Karlee
Karlee is a modern Americanized respelling of Carly, from Carla, the feminine version of the German male name Karl/Carl, which itself is the German version of the English name Charles. The Germanic “karl” means “free man” so Karlee would henceforth be interpreted as “free woman”. In ancient times the Germanic term “karl” denoted a “free” man but not one of nobility. Eventually Karla and Carla developed as the feminine forms of Karl and, in more modern times (especially among Americans), the name Karlee and Carlee came along.
Popularity of the Name Karlee
Karlee first appeared on the U.S. female naming charts in 1991, so this is a pretty modern name. And it’s also pretty American (although Karlee is occasionally used in Canada and Australia). The name hasn’t done much on the charts other than to settle at levels of pretty low usage. This is a name with a lot of competition so we don’t expect her to do much better. Just consider all of the spelling variations available on the charts today: Carlee, Carleigh, Carley, Carlie, Karley, Karli, Karlie, Karly and Karlee. And that doesn’t even include the standard Karla and Carla. Karlee with a “K” and “ee” suffix is definitely one of the more “kutesy” spellings of this modern American name. These Karlee, Kaylee, Kailee, Kynlee names may be a little overplayed at this point. Mutilated spellings of traditional or even invented names has become so commonplace they’re a dime a dozen. In the case of Karlee, there are apparently nine choices – a little ridiculous at this point.
Popularity of the Girl Name Karlee
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Cultural References to the Baby Name - Karlee
Literary Characters of the Baby Name Karlee
Karlee We cannot find any significant literary characters with the first name Karlee.
Popular Songs on Karlee
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Children's Books on the Baby Name Karlee
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Famous People Named Karlee
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Children of Famous People Named Karlee
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Karlee - Girl Baby Name - Historic Figures
Karlee - We cannot find any historically significant people with the first name Karlee.
Personality of the Girl Name Karlee
The number Seven personality is deeply mystical and highly in tune with their spirituality. They operate on a different wavelength than the average joe. Spending time alone comes easily to Sevens, as it gives them time to contemplate philosophical, religious and spiritual ideas in an effort to find "real truth". Sevens are wise, but often exude mystery as if they are tapped into something the rest of us don't understand. They love the outdoors and are fed by nature. Sevens are constantly seeking to understand human nature, our place in the universe, and the mystery of life in general. This makes them quite artistic and poetic, but they are also keen observers with high intellect - so they are equally scientific-minded. Sevens are charitable and care deeply about the human condition.
Variations of the Baby Name - Karlee