Carlos: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Carlos

The Spanish and Portuguese version of Charles, Carlos means “free man,” and let’s hope your little Carlos doesn’t take this literally and strip naked as a jaybird every chance he gets. But let’s face it, he probably will.

Nicknames:

Carlito, Lito.

Famous people named Carlos:

Author Carlos Castaneda; musician Carlos Santana; football player Carlos Dunlap; actor Carlos Pena.

Fun fact:

Charlie Sheen’s given name is actually Carlos Irwin Estevez.

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