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Boy Name: Karle

Name: Karle
Pronunciation: \k(a)-rle, kar-le\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: free man
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Karlo, Karli
Similar Names: Kale, Kaile, Earle
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 17714


Karle \k(a)-rle, kar-le\ as a boy's name is a variant of Karl (Old German), and the meaning of Karle is "free man".

The baby name Karle sounds like Karlo and Karli. Other similar baby names are Kale, Kaile and Earle.


Karle is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#17714 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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