The Baby Name karen

How popular is the baby name Karen? What is the meaning of Karen? What baby names are similar to Karen? Popularity, definition, and origin of Karen.

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Popularity of the Baby Name Karen

Number of Babies Named Karen

Born in the U.S. Since 1880

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1. While an unnamed Category 4 hurricane was pummeling south Florida on September 15, 1945, Lt. and Mrs. Carl Landau (who were staying at a shelter in West Palm Beach) welcomed a baby girl. They named her Karen Gale. 2. During the gusty Great Appalachian Storm of November 24-25, 1950, […] more

Wisconsin Family with 22 Children

Fred and Edith Schoville of Wisconsin had their first child in 1926, their last in 1952, and 20 in between. That’s a total of 22 children. All were single births. Here are the names of the kids, plus as many of the birth years as I could verify. 1. Marjorie, […] more

Baby Name Story – Jude

Last week, reader Karen L directed me to an essay featuring a touching baby name story. The author, Cornelia Principe, suffered three miscarriages before finally carrying her fourth pregnancy to term. Here’s how she named her daughter: At 12 weeks, things were still on track and we started telling our […] more

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