Charles meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Charles No. of characters: 7 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old High German English French
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Meanings: Man Manly Strong Free Man Full-grown A Man English, french form of Karl (meaning: free man, Army). In Britain and France widespread. Namesakes: Prince Charles, British heir to the throne.

Charles was ranked 50 in 2016 boys names list in US and remain unchanged from its previous ranking in 2015. Charles was ranked 940 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 1.78% from its previous ranking of 957 in 2015. Comes from the Germanic "karl" Means: "strong, vigorous" If party 2 March or November 4th.. Calm, posed,Charlesgive off a sense of power and serenity. Volunteer workers,Charlesare struggling to achieve the goalsCharleshave set. Endowed with great composure, imperturbable,Charlesexpress some feelings. Even ifCharlesare serious,Charlescan appreciate the pleasures of life and fun. In love, their seductive power makes them take risks.

Full form of Charles : Cautious Hard working Active Realistic Light-Hearted Eccentric Self-Critical

Charles is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 66 in 2015. Around 27127 people wear Charles as their first name. Charles is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Charles was a very very popular first name for boy but is a rare first name for a girl which is a rare girl name since 2016 and ranked 50 in 2016 in United States. Around 2391199 people wear Charles as their first name. Charles is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 0.661540% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Charles is 3.

Charles are lively, imaginative, enthusiastic and optimistic. Charles are expressive and inspire others wherever they go. Charles possess great verbal skills which make them good comedian, artist or writer.

Names that rhyme with Charles Arles, Carles, Charles, Cherles, Chirles, Chrles, Darles, Dorles, Harles, Jean-Charles, Johncharles, Lacharles, Lecharles, Marles, Robertcharles, SircharlesFamous people named Charles
Juliet Charlesworth in Hollyoaks as Producer
Heather Charles in levar as Actress
Victoire Charles in Gayby as Actress
Suzette Charles in The Young and the Restless as Actress
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Staci-Lyn Charles in Sins of the Father as Actress
Sarah Charlesworth in Rumor Has It as Actress
Bella Charleston in Ticket Out as Actress
Sara-Jane Charles in Wild Target as Camera and Electrical Department
Maria Charles in Hot Fuzz as Actress
Charles Chaplin, writer,actor
Charles Bronson, actor
Charles Boyer, actor,producer
Charles Dance, actor,producer,director
Charles Durning, actor
Charles S. Dutton, actor,producer,director
Charles Grodin, actor,writer
Charles Laughton, actor,writer
Charles Martin Smith, actor,director,writer
Charles Hawtrey, actor,director
Charles Bickford, actor
Charles Bukowski, writer,actor
Charles Coburn, actor
Charles Dickens, writer
Charles Aznavour, actor,composer
Charles McClelland, editor,director
Charles Van Enger, cinematographer,assistant director
Charles Gibson, assistant director,director
Charles Libin, cinematographer,director
Charles Homet, actor
Charles Rosher, cinematographer
Charles William Breen, production designer,art director
Charles R. Uy, producer,assistant director,director
Charles Burke, producer,production manager
Charles Barkley, actor
Charles Rosher Jr., cinematographer
Charles Edgar Schoenbaum, cinematographer
Charles Van Damme, cinematographer,director
Charles Previn, composer
Charles Wilkinson, director,editor,producer
Charles Lamont, director,writer,producer
Charles Siebert, actor,director
Charles Deenen, sound department,composer
Charles Aaron, actor
Charles S. Abbe, actor
Charles Abbott, director,editor
Charles Abbott, actor
Charles Abel, cinematographer
Charles Abou, actor
Charles Abraham, actor
Charles Acosta, producer
Charles Adair, writer
Charles Adair, art director
Charles Adams, actor
Charles J. Adams, actor
Charles Addams, writer,actor
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Names like Charles Cha, Chaïda, Chaïma, Chabane, Chabeli, Chabelli, Chabely, Chabiba, Chablis, Chabria, Chace, Chachi, Chad, Chada, Chadae, Chadarius, Chadburn, Chadburne, Chadbyrne, Chadd
Charles Namesakes Posts having Charles: Comments :This is the French form of the Latin Carolus outcome itself derived from the Germanic name Karl, meaning "man" or "male" (Old High German karal "man, husband" but also "the worker, the man free "). The final -s is the mark of the old cases masculine singular subject (Latin declension in -us) that are found in the graphic trace in some male names (Gilles, George, James, Jacques ...) or common names. It is a name borne by a very large number of historical and especially common characters in European royal families (Juan Carlos I, King of Spain, Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden, Carl Philip of Sweden, Duke of Värmland, or Charles of the United Kingdom, Prince of Wales): 16 kings of Sweden, 10 kings of France, 9 Dukes of Savoy (with compound names), 7 emperors of the Holy Roman Empire and 5 Dukes of Lorraine and Bar, 4 kings of Spain and kings of Hungary, 3 Dukes of Parma, etc. Charles among the best known: the Polish Cardinal Karol Wojtyla, better known under the name of the Pontifical John Paul II, General Charles de Gaulle or the politician Charles Maurras, the Emperor Charlemagne or Charles I, French poet Charles Baudelaire, the British mathematician Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll, the British writer Charles Dickens, French singer Charles Aznavour, the French writer Charles Perrault, etc. In early 2010, over 112 000 people were prenamed Charles in France. This is the 45th most awarded name in the last century in this country, and the year he was awarded the most is 1920, with a number of 5274 births Several saints are named after Charles: It is mainly celebrated on November 4 Sweden has several kings named Charles: the reigns of the first six offer no certain historical fact, and their existence is not authenticated. - Fausto Pozo
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Other variants of Charles :Carolus Karl Carles Carlos Karlo Karel Carl Kaarle Kaarlo Kalle Kale Károly Karcsi Séarlas Carlo Sjarel Karolis Karol Carlinhos Carlito Carlitos Carol Siarl  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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