Gender: Female Meaning of Charlize: "free man" Origin of Charlize: Feminization of Charles

The name Charlize is a girl's name meaning "free man". Charlize and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Freedom and discussed in our forums with posts like "This or That?------------girls!".

From the experts:

Charlize is a name that owes its very life to a star: elegant blond South African actress Charlize Theron. She was named after her father, whose name was Charles. Charlize jumped onto the popularity lists in 2004, the year the actress won the Oscar for lead actress in Monster.

Like Theron herself, Charlize has an elegant and attractive image.

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