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Gender: Male Meaning of Carlsen: "Carl's son" Origin of Carlsen: Scandinavian

The name Carlsen is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "Carl's son". Carlsen and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Freedom and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF (8)".

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Good way to honor Scandinavian roots, or an ancestor named Carl or Charles.

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Pop Culture References for the name Carlsen

Karlssen, Karlson, Carlsson, Karlsen, Carlssen, Carlson, Karlsson

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courtneyandwillis Says:


We picked Carlsen for our sons middle name in memory of his great uncle, Carl. It’s also a lastname we have heard watching hockey and liked how it sounded more fresh and formal than Carl did.