Origin:German
Popularity:1587
Carl as a boy's name is pronounced karl. It is of Old German origin. From Karl, the German form of Charles (Old German) "free man".

Famous Carls

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  • Carl Hagelin
    Hockey Player
  • Carl Lewis
    Runner
  • Carl Reiner
    Comedian, Director
  • Carl Sagan
    Scientist
  • Carl Yastrzemski
    Baseball Player

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