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Boy Name: Karlson

Name: Karlson
Pronunciation: \k(a)-rl-son, kar-lson\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: son of Carl
Origin: Scandinavian
Sounds Like: Karlsson, Karlsen, Carlson
Similar Names: Karson, Karlton
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 13249


Karlson \k(a)-rl-son, kar-lson\ as a boy's name is a variant of Carlsen (Scandinavian), and the meaning of Karlson is "son of Carl".

The baby name Karlson sounds like Karlsson, Karlsen and Carlson. Other similar baby names are Karson and Karlton.


Karlson is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#13249 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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