Meaning : Derived from Karl meaning "free man", it was combined with tne Old English name Ceorl and was adapted by the aristocracy and royal familiy into the name Charles., Free man, Free Man,
Pronunciation : CHAHR-əlz (English), CHAHRLZ (English), SHAHRL (French) , (CHAARLZ), charlz,
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Numerology information Charles:
- Name Number: 3. Meaning: Communication, Interaction, Friendship, Joy, Lightness, Humor, Art, Positivity, Optimism
Additional information Charles:
- From the Germanic word 'karl', which means 'free man'. The name Charles was elected by Mary Queen of Scots for her son, Charles James, who became King James VI of Scotland, and then King James I of England. The next two generations below saw two further Charles' reign, cementing the name's popularity in the 17th century. The name is borne by Prince Charles, the man in line to be king after Queen Elizabeth II's reign ends. Famous bearers include Charles Dickens (writer) and Charles Bronson (actor).
- French Meaning: The name Charles is a French baby name. In French the meaning of the name Charles is: Manly.
- Teutonic Meaning: The name Charles is a Teutonic baby name. In Teutonic the meaning of the name Charles is: Manly.
- American Meaning: The name Charles is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Charles is: Manly.
- English Meaning: The name Charles is an English baby name. In English the meaning of the name Charles is: Man (from the Old English 'ceorl'). Famous Bearers: American movie star Charles Bronson; British Prince Charles; evolutionist Charles Darwin.
- German Meaning: The name Charles is a German baby name. In German the meaning of the name Charles is: From the Old German carl, meaning a man. Famous bearer: British Charles Prince of Wales.
- Shakespearean Meaning: The name Charles is a Shakespearean baby name. In Shakespearean the meaning of the name Charles is: King Henry V' Charles the sixth, Dauphin and afterwards King of France. 'As You Like It' Wrestler to Frederick.
- A classic, kingly name with a cute and friendly nickname, Charles has hung around for ages, but has been slowly dipping since the mid-twentieth century. It spent 1909 to 1968 in the top 20, and only dropped out of the top 50 in ’00. Despite its steady but gradual fall, don’t look for it to go too much lower -- celebs like Jodie Foster and Russell Crowe are starting to resurrect the name, and its timeless appeal will never fade…it certainly hasn’t yet.
- From the Germanic name Karl, which was derived from a Germanic word meaning "man". However, an alternative theory states that it is derived from the common Germanic element hari meaning "army, warrior". The popularity of the name in continental Europe was due to the fame of Charles the Great (742-814), commonly known as Charlemagne, a king of the Franks who came to rule over most of Europe. It was subsequently borne by several Holy Roman Emperors, as well as kings of France, Spain, Portugal, Sweden and Hungary. The name did not become common in Britain until the 17th century when it was carried by the Stuart king Charles I. It had been introduced into the Stuart royal family by Mary Queen of Scots, who had been raised in France. Famous bearers of the name include naturalist Charles Darwin (1809-1882) who revolutionized biology with his theory of evolution, novelist Charles Dickens (1812-1870) who wrote such works as 'Great Expectations' and 'A Tale of Two Cities', French statesman Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970), and American cartoonist Charles Schulz (1922-2000), the creator of the 'Peanuts' comic strip.
Definition funny of Charles:
- Damn, i really wanna fuck that Charles. I hope that Charles notices me tonight. Damn that Charles is fucking fine!
- Yeah, Charles will just break her heart too
- 1) An example of his effect: the diva: Where were you last night? le petite: With Charles... the diva: Damn...look at you, you're glowing again. 2) To explain his charming good looks: the diva and le petite, as Charlie walks by: "Handsome as a lion dat one... I could stare at dat back side allll daaaay."
- 1. King Charles the first of England, 1625-1649 2. Charles Mayer 3. A small breed of dog
- Charles: "Yung money, bada bada bee, maurices pieces!!" Me: "Well, it looks like Charles is partying with us tonight"
- SHit! Look at those bitches titties charles. or Naw, fuck that shit charles you know im too lazy.
- I just met the "Charles" today and he killed a man just by looking at him!
Expression information Charles:
- People with this name tend to be creative and excellent at expressing themselves. They are drawn to the arts, and often enjoy life immensely. They are often the center of attention, and enjoy careers that put them in the limelight. They tend to become involved in many different activities, and are sometimes reckless with both their energies and with money.
Soul information Charles:
- People with this name have a deep inner desire for a stable, loving family or community, and a need to work with others and to be appreciated.
Songs about Charles:
- Charles Bukowski Is Dead - The Boo Radleys
- Lake Charles - Lucinda Williams
- New York Raining (feat. Charles Hamilton and Rita Ora) by Empire Cast from the Album Original Soundtrack from Season 1 of Empire (Deluxe) [Clean]
- Theme from "Fletch" (feat. Charles Fernandez) by Harold Faltermeyer from the Album Theme from "Fletch" (feat. Charles Fernandez)
- Believing [feat. Charles Esten] by Nashville Cast from the Album The Music Of Nashville Original Soundtrack Season 2 Volume 2
- The Rivers Between Us [feat. Charles Esten] by Nashville Cast from the Album The Music Of Nashville Original Soundtrack Season 3 Volume 2
- Impala (Remix) (feat. Sir Charles Jones) by Lamorris Williams from the Album Ladies 1st
- Dead Giveaway (feat. Charles Ramsey) by The Gregory Brothers feat. Charles Ramsey from the Album Dead Giveaway (feat. Charles Ramsey)
- Bullet Proof Poet (For Charles Bukowski) by The Dogs D'Amour from the Album Graveyard of Empty Bottles (Re-Mastered 2013)
- Surrender [feat. Connie Britton & Charles Esten] by Nashville Cast from the Album Surrender
Books about Charles:
- Charles (Darkness #8) - May 16, 2015 by K.F. Breene
- Ham on Rye: A Novel - Feb 27, 2007 by Charles Bukowski
- Things That Matter: Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes and Politics - May 12, 2015 by Charles Krauthammer
- House of Thieves: A Novel - Sep 15, 2015 by Charles Belfoure
- You Get So Alone at Times That It Just Makes Sense - May 31, 2002 by Charles Bukowski
- By the People: Rebuilding Liberty Without Permission - May 12, 2015 by Charles Murray
- A Real Southern Cook: In Her Savannah Kitchen - Sep 8, 2015 by Dora Charles
- The Bathrobe Knight: Volume 2 - Sep 10, 2015 by Charles Dean and Joshua Swayne
- Nightshade (17 tales of Urban Fantasy, Magic, Mayhem, Demons, Fae, Witches, Ghosts, and more) - Sep 21, 2015 by Annie Bellet and Deanna Chase
- Charles Ray Hatcher: Revealed - True Stories, Private Details and Secret Investigations of Charlie's Killing Sprees... - Sep 10, 2015 by Harry Blousy
Movies about Charles:
- Charles Manson: The Man Who Killed the 60's2015 PG-13 CC
- The Greatest Journeys on Earth: England The Journeys of Charles Dickens2007 NR CC
- Charles Dickens' The Christmas Carol2009 NR CC
- Hymns of Praise: The Story of Hymnwriter Charles Wesley2009 NR CC
- Charles Darwin & The Tree of Life [HD]2013 CC
- Charles Bradley: Soul of America2013 NR CC
- Charles Drew: Revolutionized Medical Science2006 NR CC
- Charles in Charge Season 11984 CC
- Charles in Charge Season 21987 CC
- Charles in Charge Season 51990 CC
Famous about Charles:
- Charles Darwin - naturalist
- Charles “Charlie” Chaplin - actor and director
- Charles Dickens - author
- Prince Charles - Prince of Wales
Wiki information Charles:
- Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor
- Noble person, Monarch, Coat of Arms Bearer, Chivalric Order Member, Person Or Being In Fiction, Name source, Identity, Organization founder, Art Subject, Deceased Person
Charles I, of the Spanish Empire from 1516 and later, as Charles V was ruler of the Holy Roman Empire from 1519 until his voluntary abdication in favor of his younger brother Ferdinand I as Holy Roman Emperor and his son Philip II as King of Spain in...
- Charles I of England
- Chivalric Order Member, Monarch, Deceased Person, Person, Author, Art Subject, Person Or Being In Fiction, Name source, Composer, Family member
Charles I was monarch of the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 27 March 1625 until his execution in 1649. Charles was the second son of King James VI of Scotland, but after his father inherited the English throne in 1603, he moved...
- Charles, Prince of Wales
- Military Person, Topic, Organization founder, Name source, Author, TV Personality, Chivalric Order Officer, Identity, Chivalric Order Member, Film actor
Charles, Prince of Wales, is the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II. Known alternatively in Scotland as Duke of Rothesay and in South West England as Duke of Cornwall, he is the longest-serving heir apparent in British history,...
- Charles II of England
- Architectural structure owner, Organization founder, Noble person, Person, Art Subject, Monarch, Family member, Chivalric Order Member, Name source, Film subject
Charles II was King of the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland. Charles II's father, Charles I, was executed at Whitehall on 30 January 1649, at the climax of the English Civil War. Although the Parliament of Scotland proclaimed Charles...
- Charles III of Spain
- Noble person, Monarch, Military Person, Person, Chivalric Order Member, Family member, Deceased Person, Name source
Charles III was the King of Spain and the Spanish Indies from 1759 to 1788. He was the fifth son of Philip V of Spain, but eldest by his second wife, Elisabeth Farnese. In 1731, the 15-year-old Charles became the Duke of Parma and Piacenza, as...
- Charles de Gaulle Airport
- Airport, Dated location, Location, Transport terminus, Namesake, Identity
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, also known as Roissy Airport, is one of the world's principal aviation centres, as well as France's largest international airport. It is named after Charles de Gaulle, leader of the Free French Forces and founder of...
- Identity, Name source, Politician, Person, Art Subject, Person Or Being In Fiction, Deceased Person, Organization founder, Noble person, Monarch
Charlemagne, also known as Charles the Great or Charles I, was King of the Franks who united most of Western Europe during the early Middle Ages and laid the foundations for modern France and Germany. He took the Frankish throne from 768 and became...
- Charles Dickens
- Novelist, Topic, Literature Subject, Deceased Person, Lyricist, Person Or Being In Fiction, Topic, , Film writer, Film story contributor
Charles John Huffam Dickens was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his...
- Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor
- Monarch, Family member, Organization founder, Name source, Noble person, Person, Deceased Person
Charles IV, born Wenceslaus, was the second King of Bohemia from the House of Luxembourg, and the first King of Bohemia also to become Holy Roman Emperor. He was the eldest son and heir of King John of Bohemia, who died at the Battle of Crécy on 26...
- Charles XIV John of Sweden
- Noble person, Deceased Person, Monarch, Family member, Person Or Being In Fiction, Organization member, Family, Person
Charles XIV & III John, also Carl John, Swedish and Norwegian: Karl Johan was King of Sweden and King of Norway from 1818 until his death and served as de facto regent and head of state from 1810 to 1818. When he became Swedish royalty, he had also...