Meaning and Origin of: Carman

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Italian : Song

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : from an Old Norse personal name Kar(l)ma{dh}r(accusative Kar(l)mann), composed of the elements karl‘male’, ‘man’ + ma{dh}r ‘man’, ‘person’.
  • English : occupational name for a carter, from Anglo-Norman French, Middle English car(re) ‘cart’ (Late Latin carrus) + Middle English man ‘man’.
  • Dutch : variant spelling ofKarman.
  • Altered spelling of Germann orKorman.