Rank 3rd Girl Name ๐Ÿ”ฅ Popular

In 2022, the name Charlotte was 3rd most popular baby name for girls and 6th most popular baby name overall. In 2022, 12,901 babies were named Charlotte in the United States.

In 2022, 1 out of every 261 babies in the United States were named Charlotte. In a classroom of 30 students, there is approximately a 10.9% chance that another student would have the same name. Today, the average age of someone named Charlotte is around 16 to 32 years old.

The name "Charlotte" is extremely common ๐Ÿ”ฅ

Nicknames for Charlotte include Charlie and Lottie.

Charlotte Meaning & Origin

Charlotte is a feminine name of French origin which means "free person" or "strong and virile", often evoking connotations of elegance and royalty.

The name Charlotte is described as elegant, literary and charming.


Charlotte is pronounced char-lette in English. The name Charlotte has 9 letters and 2 or 3 syllables, depending on pronunciation.

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Name Trends (1972 to Present)

The yellow line indicates overall rank of the name. The pink and blue area indicates the total number of girls and boys named "Charlotte".

Fun Facts about Charlotte

  • Charlotte is the feminine form of the name Charles and it has been a popular name for princesses and queens throughout history, including the current Princess Charlotte of Cambridge.

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Where is the name Charlotte most popular!? Popularity can vary a lot between regions. This map shows the relative popularity of a name in each state.

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