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Girl Name: Karin

Name: Karin
Pronunciation: \k(a)-rin\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Swedish
Related Names: Carina, Catherine, Karina
Sounds Like: Karine, Carin, Karyn, Karrin, Karon, Korin, Kerin, Karan
Similar Names: Kalin, Karlin, Karmin, Kari, Karis, Farin, Kamrin, Karie, Katrin, Marin, Tarin
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 546
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 62955

Description

Karin \k(a)-rin\ as a girl's name is of Swedish origin. Variant of Katherine. Also a variant of Karen in America and Britain.

For more information, see also related names Carina, Catherine and Karina.

Baby names that sound like Karin are Karine, Carin, Karyn, Karrin, Karon, Korin, Kerin and Karan. Other similar baby names are Kalin, Karlin, Karmin, Kari, Karis, Farin, Kamrin, Karie, Katrin, Marin and Tarin.

View a list of the 6 names that reference Karin.

Popularity

Karin is a very popular first name for women (#546 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for both men and women (#62955 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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