Feminine variation of Carl or Charles, German or French
"free man"

Carlene Origin and Meaning

The name Carlene is girl's name meaning "free man".
A handful of baby girls are still named Carlene every year, but today other feminizations of Charles or Carl, from Carly to Charlotte, are much more popular.

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Famous People Named Carlene

  • Carlene Carter (born Rebecca Carlene Smith)American country music singer; daughter of singer June Carter
  • Carlene Ang AguilarFilipina,Chinese actress; Miss Philippines Earth 2005
  • Carlene Denise MooreBegnaud aka Jazz, American pro wrestler
  • Carlene DavisJamaican reggae singer
  • Carlene Hatcher PoliteAmerican novelist

Carlene in Pop Culture

  • "Carlene" song by Phil Vassar