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Gender: M Meaning of Carl: "free man" Origin of Carl: German variation of Charles Carl's Popularity in 2013: #580

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This no-nonsense German variation of Charles is strong and still well used, but lacks much sensitivity or subtlety; the Latin forms have far more energy.

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Famous People Named Carl

Carl Sagan, astronomer
Carl Soderberg, Swedish NHL Hockey player
Carl Anthony Williams, infamous Australian ganglord
Carl Friedrich Gauss, German mathematician and physical scientist
Carl David Tolmé Runge, German mathematician, physicist, and spectroscopist
Frederick Carlton "Carl" Lewis, American former track and field athlete

Pop Culture References for the Name Carl

Carl Grimes, character from AMC's "The Walking Dead" played by Chandler Riggs.
Carl Gallagher, character from "Shameless U.K./U.S."
Carl Fredricksen, character from the Disney/Pixar film Up

Carl's International Variations

Karel, Karol, Karlik (Czech) Carolu, Carel (Dutch) Kalle (Finnish) Kalman (German) Carolos (Greek) Kale (Hawaiian) Kari, Károly, Karcsi (Hungarian) Cathal, Carlus (Irish) Carlino, Carolo (Italian) Karolek (Polish) Karlin, Karlen (Russian) Karl (Scandinavian) Carlos, Carlito, Carlo (Spanish)