Carol Archives – Scary Mommy


A feminine variation of the English name Charles, meaning “free man.” Your little Carol might take this literally as a toddler, freely stripping down to her diaper and freely helping herself to the snacks, and the flowers in the neighbor’s garden.



Famous people named Carol:

Actresses Carol Channing and Carol Burnett; novelists Carol Ryrie Brink and Carol Higgins Clark; Nobel Prize winner Carol Greider.

Fun facts:

Fans of "The Walking Dead" will associate the name with character Carol Peletier, who started as a meek, battered wife, and evolved into a certifiable badass.

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