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Baby Girl Names - Karin


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The name Karin is of Scandinavian origin, and is a variation of Catherine.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Karin has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Karin
Use of the Name Karin for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
26,081 20,562 2,412 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Karin has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Karin first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1936, which is the first year shown on the table.  Karin last appeared in either or both of these name lists during 1989, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Karin
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
193692355  
193771292  
1938683101  
1939652109  
1940615129  
1941507186  
1942343414  
1943480236  
1944504204  
1945554176  
1946475275  
1947411384  
1948367461  
1949424345  
1950422360  
1951378466  
1952376479  
1953390478  
1954365569  
1955349607  
1956324724  
1957345689  
1958356667  
1959355715  
1960358735  
1961354727  
1962326821  
1963311892  
1964311883  
1965290918  
1966296854  
1967276946  
1968278973  
19692811,006  
19702781,048  
1971308872  
1972339666  
1973338654  
1974376569  
1975403503  
1976435457  
1977423477  
1978471419  
1979561328  
1980552338  
1981593310  
1982610295  
1983709240  
1984644272  
1985831195  
1986801209  
1987878193  
1988937179  
1989964181  
Totals:  26,081 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Karin as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Karin appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 54 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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Girl Name Karin