Carmelita

Carmelita - A very unique female name



  May 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Carmelita, meaning garden, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #789. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Carmelita and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Carmelita? 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 Carmelita. The baby girl name Carmelita was given to 8 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4174 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 176,656 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Carmelita peaked in popularity 91 years ago in 1928 on position 738.



Famous with this name

Carmelita Jackson
Carmelita González
Carmelita Geraghty


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Carmelita is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Carmelita is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #2,570 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,570.

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 Carmelita is where you live.


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Carmelita origin and meaning

Carmelita is a 9 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means garden. To see famous people named Carmelita, pop culture references for the name Carmelita and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Carmelita

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

Carmela / Carmella / Cornelia / Carmel / Carmelina / Charnelle / Carmelia / Carmelite / Charnele / Carnell /

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
20124174
20094434
20085258
20074505
20054998
20045037
20024717
20014149
20004610
19993486
19983499
19972899
19962431
19952593
19942643
19932821
19922641
19912693
19902348
19892929
19882959
19872082
19862402
19852525
19841726
19831720
19821608
19811486
19801544
19791627
19781479
19771276
19761333
19751197
1974982
1973931
19721088
19711370
19701369
19691149
19681069
19671235
19661154
19651328
19641265
19631043
19621079
19611046
19601012
19591066
19581031
1957926
1956968
19551150
1954999
1953882
1952984
19511100
19501026
19491015
19481200
19471132
19461089
19451052
1944929
1943844
1942907
1941899
1940761
1939914
1938871
1937830
1936780
1935949
1934817
1933936
1932807
1931790
1930754
1929930
1928738
1927983
1926933
1925919
1924893
19231090
19221050
19211177
19201133
19191057
19181000
19171042
19161085
19151036
19131085
19121026
1910789

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California2570

Even more about Carmelita


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 Carmelita 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 Carmelita?

4 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
1928
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Carmelita
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 176,656
Letter count 9
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +8

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