What does Karen mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Karen, Karenic(noun)

    the Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Thailand and Burmese borderlands

Wiktionary

  1. Karen(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from Ancient Greek.

    Left you a lover in that far land, / O Karen sad, that you pine so long! / Would I could unravel and understand / That sorrowful, sweet Norwegian song!

    Etymology: From Danish Karen, a vernacular form of Catherine that arose in medieval Denmark. The sense "middle-aged woman" comes from the popularity of the name among baby boomers and Gen-Xers.

Editors Contribution

  1. karen

    an unnecessarily entitled, demanding, or racist woman

    That Karen wants to speak to the manager.

    Etymology: A common name for middle-aged women

    Submitted by ryan_1 on August 2, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Karen' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2548

Anagrams for Karen »

  1. Anker

  2. Naker

How to pronounce Karen?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Karen in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Karen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Karen in a Sentence

  1. Ed Rendell:

    Kamala can rub some people the wrong way. Karen Bass is not likely to do that, the number one rule for picking the VP ? Do no harm.

  2. Ephraim Mattos:

    Even though the Burma Army eventually pulled back their troops in preparation for the June rains, they told the Karen leaders that they will come back, it is not a matter of ‘if’ the Burma Army will attack the Karen, but rather ‘when.’ And many predict it will be this fall, when the rainy season ends.

  3. Karen Kasich:

    I'm really, really positive, up'til now, you know, the celebrity candidates have been the story. I'm not Karen Kasich.

  4. Communications Director Jennifer Palmieri:

    He can come on with a relatively genteel persona that is calm, or he can come in very aggressive and be aggressive in a way that you would not normally see a presidential, you know Republican nominee behave and so we're preparing for either one. Fox News can confirm that two of the most experienced debate strategists – D.C. lawyer Karen Dunn and former Al Gore aide Ron Klain -- have been overseeing the Westchester County debate prep. Dunn famously told President Obama to punch Mitt Romney in the mouth after a lackluster debate performance in 2012. The Clinton campaign and surrogates meanwhile are trying to get under Trump’s skin by circulating a 19-page list of Trump’s.

  5. Alfred Hale Caplan:

    Karen doesn’t like it when I tell this.

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