Carly Name Meaning and Origin

Carly is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘German’ origin. The baby name Carly means “Free Woman”.


Carly Origin:

Origin of the name is: “German”



Carly is a Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “KAHR + lee”


Carly Name Meaning:

Carly is a variant of Carla. Carla originates in Germanic languages and means “free woman”. Carla is a popular name in Spanish-speaking countries. It is a feminine form of Carl, ultimately derived from Charles.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Karlee, Karleigh, Carlyta, Carleah, Carleigh, Carli, Karlie, Karli, Carlye, Carlene, Carlyne, Karly, Carlie, Carlea, Kavlyta, Carleen,


Famous people with this name:

Carly Elisabeth Simon, American singer-songwriter;

Carly Rae Jepsen, Canadian singer;

Carly Rose Sonenclar, American singer;

Cara Carleton “Carly” (Sneed) Fiorina, American politician; former CEO of Hewlett-Packard;

Carly Pope, Canadian actress;

Carly Binding, New Zealand singer of group TrueBliss;

Carly Booth, Scottish golfer;

Carly Hannah Chaikin, American actress;

Carly Craig, American actress;

Carly Foulkes, Canadian model and actress;

Carly Gullickson, American tennis player;

Carly Hillman, English actress;

Carly Rae Patterson, American Olympic gymnast and singer;

Carly Piper, American Olympic swimmer;

Carly Hunt, English footballer;

Carly McKillip, Canadian actress and musician;

Carly Brook Schroeder, American actress;

Carly Sarah Smithson, Irish singer-songwriter of band We Are the Fallen;

Carly Milne, Canadian journalist and author;

Carly Paradis, Canadian composer;

Carly Flynn, New Zealand TV journalist;

Carly Calder Cole, English reality TV personality and fitness trainer;

Carly Mitchell Telford, English footballer;

Carly Paige, American child actress & model;

Carly Armstrong-Lawson (b. 1979), daughter of model Twiggy and actor Michael Witney; adopted daughter of actor Leigh Lawson;

Carly Ritter (b. 1982), daughter of actor John Ritter;

Carly Anne Melb Kenneally (b. 1989), daughter of TV personality Shaynna Blaze;

Carolynn Elizabeth “Carly” Davis (b. 2009, placed for adoption), biological daughter of reality TV personality Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra




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