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Girl Name: Karine

Name: Karine
Pronunciation: \k(a)-ri-ne\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: beloved; friend; maiden
Origin: Scandinavian
Sounds Like: Carine, Karin, Karinne, Korine, Karyne, Karrine, Karene
Similar Names: Karline, Katrine, Karie, Larine, Marine, Narine, Sarine
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2943


Karine \k(a)-ri-ne\ as a girl's name is a variant of Cara (Latin, Irish, Gaelic), Careen, Carina (Latin), Corinne (French, Greek) and Karina (Scandinavian), and the meaning of Karine is "beloved; friend; maiden".

The baby name Karine sounds like Carine, Karin, Karinne, Korine, Karyne, Karrine and Karene. Other similar baby names are Karline, Katrine, Karie, Larine, Marine, Narine and Sarine.

View a list of the 5 names that reference Karine.


Karine is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2943 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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