Name Meaning: Charley
Free man. Grown man.
Gender: Male
Pronounced: CHAHR-lee
Origin: Teutonic Germanic

Charley or Charles originates of Middle Ages and eutonic German "Karl" meaning "free man", historically important as women have not always been "free". "Grown man" could be ascribed to women, making its feminization (Caroline) mean "grown woman". Charles has endured as a popular name across centuries and countries.

Charley Variations:
Charlie / Chuck / Chaz
Famous Charleys:
Charlie Sheen
Comic Strip
Charlie Brown
Charlie Pride
US Marine Corp
Charlie Company

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