Girl name origins & meanings
- English : Song
- Old German : Freeholder; English feminine form of Carolus; Originally a short form of Caroline; feminine form of Charles
Girl name variations
Family name origins & meanings
- Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, and Jewish (Sephardic and Ashkenazic) : nickname from Portuguese, Spanish, Italian caro‘dear’, ‘beloved’ (Latin carus). In medieval Italy this was also a personal name.
- Italian (Sicily; Carò) : variant of Carrò (see Carro).