Meaning and Origin of: Karoly

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Manly
  • Czechoslovakian : Man; Carl's town

Family name origins & meanings

  • Hungarian : from the personal name Károly, Hungarian form of Charles.
  • Hungarian : habitational name from a place so named in Bihar County.
  • Hungarian : possibly from karuly, variant ofkarvaly ‘sparrow-hawk’, a symbolic name from a totemic animal of an ancient Hungarian tribe.