First name origin & meaning:

Scandinavian: Royal ancestor

First name variations: Caraleen, Caraleena, Caraline, Caralyn, Caralyne, Caralynn, Carilyn, Carilynne, Caroliana, Carolin, Carolina, Carolyn, Carolyne, Carolynn, Carolynne, Carollyn, Karaleen, Karaleena, Karalina, Karaline, Karalyn, Karalynna, Karalynne, Karoline, Karolinka, Karolyn, Karolyna, Karolyne, Karolynn, Karolynne, Leena, Lina, Sharla, Sharkeen, Sharlena, Sharlene, Sharline, Sharlyne, Caroline, Iantha, Ianthia, Ianthina, Ianthya, Ianthyah, Ianthyna, Ianthe, Jolánta, Rollande, Rolonda, Solena, Solinda, Jolaunda, Jo, Yo, Landa, Collins, Colyn, Coilin, Colin, Hollan, Holland, Kelin, Kelen, Keelan, Kelan, Nolen, Nolin, Nolyn, Nowlan, Olin, Illee, Rolland, Rowland, Rollan, Rollin, Rollins, Rodhlann, Rowe, Rollo, Rolly, Orlando, Rolt

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Spanish (Olán): variant spelling of holán ‘furbelow’, a kind of delicate white fabric frill (originally from Holland, whence the name), used to adorn women’s skirts; possibly therefore a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or sold such frills. This name is found mainly in Mexico and Caribbean Islands.
  2. Swedish: probably an ornamental name, but unexplained.
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