Name
CHARLES

Name CHARLES

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 2,845,590 births of Charles in the countries below, which represents an average of 20,472 births of children bearing the first name Charles per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 10,370 births.
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Information about the first name Charles

We celebrate Charles on s November 4th, May 21st
The first name Charles is listed in our categories :The first name Charles has been assigned to:
99.69% to boys
0.31% to girls
The country where the first name Charles is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 7 letters including 2 vowels and 5 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Charles

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Charles : Cahrles, Charle's, Charlse, Cherlas, Rachel S, Scharel, Selchra

Charles in Japanese *

Romajichaaruzu
Katakanaチャールズ
Hiraganaちゃーるず
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Charles en Japonais
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Charles in sign language

Charles in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Charles

US English
Etymology src :
  • From French Charles, from Old French Charles, Carles, from Latin Carolus, from and also reinfluenced by Old High German Karl, from Proto-Germanic *karlaz (“free man”); compare the English word churl and the German Kerl.
Anagrams src :
  • Lachers, clasher, larches, raschel
Pronunciation src :
  • (General American) IPA(key): /tʃɑɹlz/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /tʃɑːlz/
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)lz
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • Common given name since the Middle Ages.
FR French
Etymology src :
  • From Old French Charles, Carles, from Latin Carolus, from Germanic.
Old French
Etymology src :
  • See Charlon.
FR French
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ʃaʁl/
Proper noun src :
  • Charles m
  • A male given name, cognate to English Charles
Old French
Alternative forms src :
  • Carles
  • Karles
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃar.ləs/
Proper noun src :
  • Charles m
  • nominative of Charlon
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • English: Charles
  • French: Charles
ES Spanish
Verb src :
  • charles
  • Informal second-person singular (tú) negative imperative form of charlar.
  • Informal second-person singular (tú) present subjunctive form of charlar.
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Charles c (genitive Charles)
  • A male given name borrowed from English and French.
 

Popularity of the name Charles

Number of CHARLES births per year

Total births of Charles by country

Births with the first name Charles
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2018
2,392,756
8,235
FRFrance
1900 - 2018
240,200
228
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
72,711
410
ONOntario
1913 - 2016
36,770
18
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2018
29,672
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2018
15,889
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2018
13,820
35
AUAustralia
1944 - 2018
8,789
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2018
7,019
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
5,386
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2018
5,283
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2018
3,500
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2018
2,209
0
ABAlberta
1990 - 2018
1,097
0
NONorway
1945 - 2018
620
0
SESweden
1998 - 2018
413
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
125
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2018
110
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
107
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2018
84
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
42
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
38
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
20
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2018
4
0

Total births of Charles by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Charles
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2018
6,604
0
BRBrazil
2010
934
8
GBUnited Kingdom
2018
758
0
FRFrance
2018
699
0
QCQuebec
2018
387
0
AUAustralia
2018
334
0
ONOntario
2016
210
0
BEBelgium
2018
95
0
NZNew Zealand
2018
84
0
BCBritish Columbia
2018
71
0
ABAlberta
2018
57
0
SESweden
2018
41
0
IEIreland
2018
37
0
CHSwitzerland
2018
32
0
DEGermany
2018
10
0
PLPoland
2018
3
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
2
0
ARArgentina
2015
1
0
ATAustria
2018
1
0
DKDenmark
2018
1
0
ITItaly
2018
1
0

Comments on the name Charles

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Charles

There are 5579 actors and actresses with the first name Charles
Charles Crombez
Charles Vandervaart
Charles Fresse
Charles Vaillant
Charles Viktor Knak
Charles Thomas Allen
Charles Edward Korpics
Charles Cottier
Charles Boguer
Charles Mckeating
Charles Leek
Charles Babalola
Charles Emmanuel
Charles Chen
Charles Hixon
Charles Dewayne
Charles Martin Garcia
Charles Mead
Charles Cestari
Charles Mcknight
Charles Luu
Charles Reston
Charles Weigold Iii
Charles Zimmerman
Charles Jamison
Charles Di Meglio
Charles Mnene
Charles Chen
Charles Dustin Delacey
Charles Does

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Charles
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Rankings of first name CHARLES by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#15QC Quebec2018
#48BC British Columbia2018
#52US United State of America2018
#59NZ New Zealand2018
#60ON Ontario2016
#73AU Australia2018
#77AB Alberta2018
#81GB United Kingdom2018
#102FR France2018
#126BE Belgium2018
#161IE Ireland2018
#198BR Brazil2010
#238SE Sweden2018
#268CH Switzerland2018
#550PL Poland2018
#566CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#652DE Germany2018
#686DK Denmark2018
#1367AR Argentina2015
#4520AT Austria2018
#28528IT Italy2018
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#6427BR Brazil2010






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