Meaning and Origin of: Karlik

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Czechoslovakian : Man; Carl's town

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Czech (Karlík) and Slovak : from a form of the Slavic personal name Karel or Karol, vernacular forms of the Latin name Carolus (see Karl, Charles).
  • Polish, Ukrainian, and Jewish (from Poland and Ukraine) : nickname from eastern Slavic and Yiddish karlik ‘dwarf’.