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The name Carina ....

We are coming up with baby name and the name Carina ( also spelled Karina) has always stood out for me ...

To me it is girly, princess-y, and just very pretty ...

However I have been told it sounds like an "old name" ( not old as in classic- old , but old as in only women who are in their 40s and 50s would have that -- and yes I know one day my child will be a 40 year old woman lol - this is just how it was descirbed to me) ... so I kind of understand to me there are some names I feel the same way about ( like Susan, Tammy, Carol.... things like that) .... so my question is does anyone else see it that same way?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:34 PM on Mar. 1, 2014 in Baby Names

Answers (26)
  • I think its a beautiful name.
    abecee

    Answer by abecee at 3:36 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • I work with a girl named Karina who I really do love but she drives me (and everyone else) batshit crazy so my head hurts just seeing the name lol. But I don't think it's an "old" name at all. The girl I work with is 26.I think "Corrina" is the "older" version of the name.
    maecntpntz219

    Answer by maecntpntz219 at 3:39 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • lol that is where I think i heard the name before ... one of my fav movies is Corrina Corrina .... but then when I seen Carina , I just liked it a little more lol
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 3:47 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • nope- I don't get that from it at all. I like it :)
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 3:53 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • you, your partner and the kid will have to live with the name.
    eff the haters. let them name their own damn kid :)
    feralxat

    Answer by feralxat at 4:42 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • No, I do not think of it as an "old" name. Very pretty.
    silverthreads

    Answer by silverthreads at 4:42 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • Lovely, musical sounding name.
    tessiedawg

    Answer by tessiedawg at 4:45 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • It is a good name.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 5:11 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • Very pretty name
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 5:24 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

  • That is one of the Twilight vampire females names isn't it?
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 5:38 PM on Mar. 1, 2014

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