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Gender: M Meaning of Carlisle: "from the walled city" Origin of Carlisle: English

This stuffy English surname and hotel name took on Twilight cool when attached to vampire Carlisle Cullen. Inspired by the character, it's more popular in this spelling than as Carlyle and more widely used for boys than for girls.

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Famous People Named Carlisle

Carlisle Floyd, American opera composer

Pop Culture References for the name Carlisle

Carlisle Cullen, the patriarch vampire from "Twilight"
Carlisle, England