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Karleigh is a unique spelling alternative to the ever-popular Carly. It still traces its origins back to Charles and Carl, however. Though not on the top 1,000 list, Karleigh is number 2,586.

Meaning of the name Karleigh:

English: free man

Origin of the name Karleigh:

Karleigh is a spelling variation of the baby name Carly. Carly began as the feminine version of Carl. Carl was the German variation of Charles, which came from the old Germanic name Karl.

Symbolism of the name Karleigh:

The baby name Karleigh has the same meaning as Carly. Ultimately, however, it dates back to the interpretations of Carl and Charles too. These names meant “free man.”

Baby name Karleigh

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Gender of the name Karleigh:

Karleigh is a youthful name for girls.

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Emotion evoked from the name Karleigh:

Karleigh is a free-spirited and youthful name. It is wholesome and modern with this spelling.

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Nicknames for the name Karleigh:

  • Kar Kar
  • Leigh
  • KK
  • Kar
  • Kary

Popularity of the name Karleigh:

Karleigh is not a top 1,000 name in America. It is only on the top 2,600 list at rank 2,586. In comparison, Carly is number 617.

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Famous people with the name Karleigh:

  • Karleigh Osborne (soccer player)
  • Karleigh Bon (author, “Tales of Eldelorne”)

Karleighs in popular culture:

There are no fictional characters that currently have the baby name Karleigh.

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