Carole

Carole - A very unique female name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Carole appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #1120. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Carole and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Carole? 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 Carole. The baby girl name Carole was given to 5 baby girls in 2001, ranking #4614 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 301,187 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Carole peaked in popularity 77 years ago in 1942 on position 35.



Famous with this name

Carole Bouquet
Carole Cook
Carole Brown-James


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Rating: 5/5 (2 people)


Carole is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Carole is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,802 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,802.

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 Carole is where you live.


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Carole origin and meaning

Carole is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Carole, pop culture references for the name Carole and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Carole

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

Carol / Cheryl / Carla / Carly / Carley / Charlie / Carlie / Carlee / Carli / Charla /

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
20014614
19993967
19984279
19973001
19964195
19954223
19942466
19933028
19924254
19911940
19901840
19891895
19881541
19871557
19862132
19851410
19841393
19831312
19821477
19811150
19801176
19791136
19781102
1977984
1976911
1975787
1974770
1973654
1972566
1971521
1970482
1969415
1968369
1967330
1966324
1965296
1964261
1963259
1962231
1961205
1960203
1959221
1958211
1957206
1956214
1955213
1954203
1953187
1952170
1951157
1950139
1949118
1948106
1947102
194672
194551
194443
194341
194235
194148
194049
193947
193846
193755
193673
193592
193489
1933107
1932151
1931211
1930328
1929373
1928448
1927485
1926501
1925490
1924514
1923526
1922618
1921625
1920790
1919785
1918775
1917892
1916857
19151365
19141039
19121120

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1802

Even more about Carole


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 Carole 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 Carole?

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
1942
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Carole
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 301,187
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1912
2001 births +5

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