Cara
Origin/Usage
Italian, Latin
Pronunciation
KAHR-ə/KER-ə
Meaning
Darling
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Cara originates in Latin language and means "darling". It has only been used since the 20th century. Some sources also suggest its Irish origin and the meaning "companion". It is also the name of a Scottish island.

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