Cari

Cari - A very unique female name



  Sep 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cari appeared on the charts for the first time in 1953 on position #1639. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cari and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cari? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Cari. The baby girl name Cari was given to 5 baby girls in 2011, ranking #5060 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 283,906 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cari peaked in popularity 43 years ago in 1976 on position 379.



Famous with this name

Cari Moskow
Cari Zoch
Cari Shayne


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Rating: 5/5 (2 people)


Cari is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cari is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #2,067 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,067.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Cari is where you live.


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Cari origin and meaning

Cari is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Cari, pop culture references for the name Cari and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cari

We've found the following names that sound similar to Cari, sorted by popularity.

Carrie / Cora / Cara / Cheri / Ciara / Cherie / Cierra / Ciera / Carey / Cori /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20115060
20095259
20045034
20002760
19993571
19982736
19972076
19961806
19951660
19941080
19931111
19921274
19911039
19901037
1989805
1988703
1987691
1986695
1985673
1984642
1983605
1982521
1981438
1980634
1979542
1978475
1977444
1976379
1975388
1974424
1973457
1972483
1971470
1970475
1969476
1968476
1967534
1966602
1965649
1964636
1963655
1962651
1961743
1960736
1959802
1958999
19571039
19561164
19551594
19542059
19531639

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida2067

Even more about Cari


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Cari a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Cari?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1976
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Cari
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 283,906
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1953
2011 births +5

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