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Girl Name: Carli

Name: Carli
Pronunciation: \c(a)-rli, car-li\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: free man
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Carlie, Carlia, Carle, Karli
Similar Names: Calli, Cali, Cari, Carlis, Carlin, Carmi, Carri, Charli
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3278
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 32280


Carli \c(a)-rli, car-li\ as a girl's name is a variant of Carla (Old German) and Carly (Latin), and the meaning of Carli is "free man".

The baby name Carli sounds like Carlie, Carlia, Carle and Karli. Other similar baby names are Calli, Cali, Cari, Carlis, Carlin, Carmi, Carri and Charli.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Carli.


Carli is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3278 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#32280 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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