Caroline originates from French. As a variation of the name Charles, Caroline is generally understood to mean "peasant farmer." The name also has royal connotations as numerous queens of England have shared the name. Caroline is quite popular in the United States for baby girls and the name has remained in the top 100 names for nearly 20 years.
Similar Names: Carolyn, Caraleen
Famous Caroline Names: Caroline Kennedy (politician), Caroline Rhea (actress)