Cara
Origin/Usage
Italian, Latin
Pronunciation
KAHR-ə/KER-ə
Meaning
Darling
Like the Name Cara?
BOYS
GIRLS
+ Cara
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Cara"

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.

Popularity of the Name Cara
Also Spelled Like...

Carina, Carra, Carrah, Kara

Famous Caras

Cara Black - writer
Cara Delizia - actress
Cara Nussbaum - actress
Cara Swann - writer
Cara Wakelin - model
Cara Delevingne - model, actress

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Cara?
Discussion on the name Cara
Weekly Prize Big thumb little lamb on

Green's 3 Little Lamb Throw is soft, cuddly and made of 75% pre-consumer recycled cotton and 25% acrylic. Knit, cut & swen in upstate New York. The throw is 40 x 30 inches, machine wash and dry.This adorable onesie makes the perfect photo opportunity when paired with the matching throw blanket. The onesie is 100% organic cotton, made with environmentally friendly water based dyes and inks - made in the USA, printed in Wisconsin. The onesie is size Medium (6 - 12 months only). Both...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.