Gender: Male Meaning of Carlin: "little champion" Origin of Carlin: Irish

Carlin Origin and Meaning

The name Carlin is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "little champion".

While the lin ending is more commonly found in girls' names, Carlin is an authentic Irish male choice and was used just about evenly for both sexes in the US last year.

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Famous People Named Carlin

Pop Culture References for the name Carlin

Carlyn, Carling, Karlin

Carlin's International Variations

Ceabhallan (Irish)


Catastroffy Says:


To me it sounds like Colin with an American accent.