Given Name CARROLL

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Irish

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of CEARBHALL. A famous bearer of the surname was Lewis Carroll (1832-1898), whose real name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, the author of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'.


anglicizations, currently out of the US top 1000, surnames
VARIANTS: Carrol, Cearbhall
Entry updated July 1, 2008