Recent Matching
WhitePages members

Inconceivable! There are no WhitePages members with the name Charles Bluemel.

More WhitePages members

Add your member listing

Charles Bluemel in the US

  1. #4,598,253 Charles Bless
  2. #4,598,254 Charles Bley
  3. #4,598,255 Charles Blissitt
  4. #4,598,256 Charles Blondel
  5. #4,598,257 Charles Bluemel
  6. #4,598,258 Charles Blumenfeld
  7. #4,598,259 Charles Blunda
  8. #4,598,260 Charles Boagni
  9. #4,598,261 Charles Boakye
HOME DISCOVER ABOUT
8
people in the U.S. have this name View Charles Bluemel on WhitePages Raquote

Meaning & Origins

From a Germanic word, karl, meaning ‘free man’, akin to Old English ceorl ‘man’. The name, Latin form Carolus, owed its popularity in medieval Europe to the Frankish leader Charlemagne (?742–814), who in 800 established himself as Holy Roman Emperor. His name (Latin Carolus Magnus) means ‘Charles the Great’. Carolus—or Karl, the German form—was a common name among Frankish leaders, including Charlemagne's grandfather Charles Martel (688–741). Charles is the French form. The name occurs occasionally in medieval Britain as Karolus or Carolus; it had a certain vogue in West Yorkshire from the 1400s, particularly among gentry families. The form Charles was chosen by Mary Queen of Scots (1542–87), who had been brought up in France, for her son, Charles James (1566–1625), who became King James VI of Scotland and, from 1603, James I of England. His son and grandson both reigned as King Charles, and the name thus became established in the 17th century both in the Stuart royal house and among English and Scottish supporters of the Stuart monarchy. In the 18th century it was to some extent favoured, along with James, by Jacobites, supporters of the exiled Stuarts, opposed to the Hanoverian monarchy, especially in the Highlands of Scotland. In the 19th century the popularity of the name was further enhanced by romanticization of the story of ‘Bonnie Prince Charlie’, leader of the 1745 rebellion.
11th in the U.S.
South German (Blümel): from a diminutive of Middle High German bluome ‘flower’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a gardener or florist, or in some cases possibly denoting someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a flower.
45,052nd in the U.S.

Nicknames & variations

Top state populations

Comments