Carolina
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
ker-ə-LIEN-ə
Meaning
Free woman
Like the Name Carolina?
BOYS
GIRLS
+ Carolina
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Carolina"

Carolina is a variant of Caroline. Caroline originates in Germanic languages and means "free woman". It is a feminine form of Carolus, ultimately derived from Charles. Caroline has been one of the most popular feminine given names over centuries and in various spelling in different countries around the world. It was a popular name within royalty, including several queens of Great Britain. Caroline was also the name of Napoleon Bonaparte's younger sister. Carolina is the name of two U.S. states, North and South Carolina.

Popularity of the Name Carolina
Also Spelled Like...

Karolina

Famous Carolinas

Carolina Kostner - athlete
Carolina Brandes - jazz artist
Carolina Coronado - writer

+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Carolina?
Discussion on the name Carolina
Monthly Prize Big thumb colgate evertrue cuddle chickadee v2 mattress grande

I had the chance to take a look at the EverTrue Cuddle mattress this month and I’m really impressed with all the comfort and safety features. I was also happy to learn that the company that makes the mattress, Colgate, has been focused entirely on making great kid’s mattresses since 1955.  Founded by an Air Force Veteran, it continues to be family-owned and operated with the children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of the founders contributing to the business today. Best of all, the mattress is made...

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.