Meaning and Origin of Carman - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Carman

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Italian : Song

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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 of Karman.
  • Altered spelling of Germann or Korman.