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Updated June 9, 2019

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Carl's town

Boy name variations

How Popular Is The Name Carlson

Family name origins & meanings

  • Scandinavian : respelling of Norwegian and Danish Carlsen or Swedish Carlsson.
  • Dutch and German : patronymic from Carl. See also Karlson.

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