Meaning: Free Man
Main Origin Language: German
In 2017 the name Charles...
• was given to 7,130 baby boys
• was the 49th most popular name for baby boys
• was 4% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Vermont, Massachusetts, and South Dakota
• was least popular in New Mexico, Nevada, and California
Babies Named Charles Born Per Year
Created by BabyNameInstitute.com
Historically the name Charles...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 1950
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 2008
• is 80% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 22% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Charles Per State
Geographically the name Charles...
• 36% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
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Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
More information on Charles by the Baby Name Institute
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