Karina

Karina - A very unique female name



  May 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Karina appeared on the charts for the first time in 1958 on position #2278. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Karina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Karina? 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 Karina. The baby girl name Karina was given to 820 baby girls in 2012, ranking #364 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,723 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Karina peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1996 on position 108.



Famous with this name

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Anna Karina
Karina Razumovskaya


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Karina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Karina is currently topping the baby name charts in Rhode Island at position #186 - and is the least popular in Missouri at position #875.

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 Karina is where you live.


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Karina origin and meaning

Karina is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Karina, pop culture references for the name Karina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Karina

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

Karen / Karin / Karyn / Karon / Karma / Karmen / Keren / Karan / Karime / Karyme /

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
2012364
2011349
2010293
2009298
2008238
2007218
2006225
2005212
2004198
2003169
2002169
2001167
2000158
1999135
1998144
1997134
1996108
1995112
1994140
1993143
1992159
1991167
1990189
1989184
1988207
1987293
1986347
1985350
1984359
1983358
1982356
1981364
1980361
1979419
1978436
1977482
1976545
1975589
1974691
1973767
1972815
1971946
1970875
19691020
19681074
19671616
19661280
19651255
19641500
19631853
19621240
19612021
19582278

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Rhode Island186
Washington195
California209
Arizona242
Texas279
New Jersey291
New Mexico310
Florida311
Illinois313
Kansas340
Connecticut349
South Carolina356
Tennessee384
North Carolina386
Iowa407
New York414
Minnesota416
Oregon452
Colorado458
Maryland460
Pennsylvania471
Ohio527
Indiana536
Georgia548
Arkansas565
Michigan584
Massachusetts603
Virginia612
Wisconsin708
Oklahoma765
Kentucky772
Missouri875

Even more about Karina


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 Karina 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 Karina?

3 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
1996
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Karina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,723
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1958
2012 births +820

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