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

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Girl Name: Karelyn

Name: Karelyn
Pronunciation: \k(a)-rel-yn, kar(e)-lyn\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: free man
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Karlyn, Karolyn, Karilyn, Karalyn
Similar Names: Kayelyn, Katelyn, Kaelyn, Marelyn


Karelyn \k(a)-rel-yn, kar(e)-lyn\ as a girl's name is a variant of Caroline (Old German), and the meaning of Karelyn is "free man".

The baby name Karelyn sounds like Karlyn, Karolyn, Karilyn and Karalyn. Other similar baby names are Kayelyn, Katelyn, Kaelyn and Marelyn.


Karelyn is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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