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Karina

Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Karina mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Karina

User Submitted Origins

Spanish
43%
English
27%
Russian
17%
Danish
3%
Polish
3%
Swedish
3%
Scandinavian
3%
American
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 4 people from all over the world, the name Karina is of Scandinavian / Spanish origin and means "pure".
  2. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Karina means "Dear".
  3. A submission from New York, U.S. says the name Karina means "Friend" and is of Irish origin.
  4. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Karina is of Spanish origin and means "Dear, loved".
  5. A user from Florida, U.S. says the name Karina means "A true friend who brightens your day".
  6. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Karina is of Slavic origin and means "Purity".
  7. A submission from Philippines says the name Karina means "Are in a fight" and is of Anglo-Saxon origin.
  8. According to a user from Virginia, U.S., the name Karina is of Spanish origin and means "beautiful".
  9. A submission from Nepal says the name Karina means "Innocent".
  10. A user from Turks and Caicos Islands says the name Karina is of Spanish origin and means "Funny".
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Wiktionary
  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek of modern usage, a form of Karin (Catherine) long used in Scandinavia, or from Carina.

Karina was also found in the following language(s): Czech, Danish, Estonian, Faroese, Finnish, German, Latvian, Norwegian, Slovak, Spanish, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Karina

Notable Persons Named Karina

Karina Smirnoff

Karina Smirnoff is a dancer. Karina was given the name Karina Smirnova on January 2nd, 1978 in Soviet Union.

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Karina Lombard

Karina Lombard is an actress and actor. Karina was given the name Katrina Lombard on January 21st, 1969 in Tahiti.

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Karina Marie

Karina was born on February 5th, 1984 in Basildon.

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Karina Gould

Her most notable accomplishments were from 2015 to present. Karina was born on June 28th, 1987.

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Karina Arroyave

Karina Arroyave is an actress and actor. She was most active from 1988 to present. Karina was born on July 16th, 1969 in Colombia.

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Karina Longworth

Karina was born on July 10th, 1980 in Los Angeles.

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  • Karina Pasian
    Singing
  • Karina LeBlanc
    Soccer Player
  • Karina Ocasio
  • Karina Jett
    Poker Player
  • Karina Hollekim
  • Karina Bacchi
    Actress
  • Karina Galvez
    Poet
  • Karina Bryant
  • Karina Maruyama
    Athlete
  • Karina Szczepkowska-Horowska
  • Karina Pérez
  • Karina Pētersone
    Minister of Culture of Latvia
  • Karina Sinding Johnson
  • Karina Roweth
    Athlete

Notable Persons With the Last Name Karina

Notable Persons With the Last Name Karina

Anna Karina

Anna Karina is an actress, director, screenwriter, and film director. Anna was given the name Hanne Karin Blarke Bayer on September 22nd, 1940 in Solbjerg.

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Karina

Karina is an actor, model (people), actress, and model. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Karina was given the name Karina Nose on February 21st, 1984 in Shōwa-ku, Nagoya.

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Jordan. Karina

Jordan. was born on December 18th, 1985.

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Endri Karina

Endri was born on March 2nd, 1989.

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Fun Facts about the name Karina

  • What name lists does Karina rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Karina? Karina is the 923rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Karina have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 59,265 babies born with the first name Karina in the United States. That's more than enough people named Karina to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Karina? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Karina first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Karina is Wednesday, March 24th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Karina born? The highest recorded use of the first name Karina was in 1995 with a total of 2,985 babies. That's a lot of babies named Karina!
  • Random Karina Factoid: According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Karina ranks 83rd in popularity as a baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, 389 babies in Texas have the same name in 2000.
  • Weird things about the name Karina: The name spelled backwards is Anirak. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Rainka. How do you pronounce that?
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