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Date    Editor    Change Summary
2/28/2019, 2:08:40 PM Mike C update #102
1/22/2019, 10:01:03 AM Mike C update #101
12/3/2014, 12:28:19 AM Mike C update #89
2/12/2007, 1:03:40 AM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. KAHR-ə
, KEHR-ə
, KAR-ə

Meaning & History

From an Italian word meaning "beloved". It has been used as a given name since the 19th century, though it did not become popular until after the 1950s.