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Girl Name: Caryn

Name: Caryn
Pronunciation: \c(a)-ryn, car-yn\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: pure
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Carin, Caren, Caron, Karyn, Carynn, Coryn, Carryn
Similar Names: Calyn, Camryn, Cary, Carlyn, Caryl, Carys, Daryn, Taryn, Faryn, Laryn, Maryn
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1054


Caryn \c(a)-ryn, car-yn\ as a girl's name is a variant of Catherine (Greek), Karen (Danish) and Katherine (Greek), and the meaning of Caryn is "pure".

The baby name Caryn sounds like Carin, Caren, Caron, Karyn, Carynn, Coryn and Carryn. Other similar baby names are Calyn, Camryn, Cary, Carlyn, Caryl, Carys, Daryn, Taryn, Faryn, Laryn and Maryn.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Caryn.


Caryn is a very popular first name for women (#1054 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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