What is the meaning of the name Charles?

The name Charles is primarily a male name of English origin that means Free Man.

An English/French given name and surname.

Famous people named Charles include Charles, Prince of Wales and heir to the British throne; Charles Bronson, actor; and Charles Barkley, athlete.

People who like the name Charles also like:

Henry, William, Benjamin, Oliver, Theodore, Alexander, Samuel, Charlotte, Amelia, Elizabeth, Evelyn, Olivia, Audrey, Alice

Names like Charles:

Carleigh, Carlos, Carolos, Carolus, Charleigh, Charlize, Corliss

Stats for the Name Charles

checkmark Charles is currently #92 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Charles is currently #50 in U.S. births

Songs about Charles

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Charles Bukowski Is Dead - The Boo Radleys
Lake Charles - Lucinda Williams