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Gender: Female Meaning of Carita: "beloved" Origin of Carita: Latin

The name Carita is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "beloved". Carita and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Love and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change two letters (5 names)".

From the experts:

Carita may feel like an endearing nickname but it's a name in its own right, used throughout Scandinavia in this form and as Karita, Caritas, and Karitas as a variation on Charity.

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Famous People Named Carita

Carita Elisabeth Holmström, Finnish singer-songwriter and pianist

Pop Culture References for the name Carita

Karita, Karitta, Caritta