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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Carmen

Name: Carmen
Pronunciation: \c(a)-rmen, car-men\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Carmen's also a girl name)
Meaning: song
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Karmen, Carmin, Carman, Garmen
Similar Names: Carden, Carmel, Carsen, Harmen
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 651
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 10119


Carmen \c(a)-rmen, car-men\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Carmen), is a variant of Carmine (Latin), and the meaning of Carmen is "song".

The baby name Carmen sounds like Karmen, Carmin, Carman and Garmen. Other similar baby names are Carden, Carmel, Carsen and Harmen.


Carmen is a somewhat popular first name for men (#651 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#10119 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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