Given Name CARLOMAN

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

From a Germanic name derived from karl (see CHARLES) and man "man". This was the name of several Frankish rulers, including the 8th-century Carloman I who ruled jointly with his brother Charlemagne for a time.
VARIANT: Carlman (Ancient Germanic)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Karlmann (German)
USER SUBMISSION: Carlomán

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 360