What does charlotte mean?

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ˈʃɑr lətchar·lotte

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Charlotte, Queen Citynoun

    the largest city in North Carolina; located in south central North Carolina

  2. charlottenoun

    a mold lined with cake or crumbs and filled with fruit or whipped cream or custard


  1. Charlottenoun

    of origin, used in the English-speaking world since the seventeenth century.

  2. Charlottenoun

    The largest city in the state of North Carolina.

  3. charlottenoun

    A dessert containing sponge, fruit and cream or custard.

  4. Etymology: Charlotte, female diminutive form of Charles, from Middle High German Karl, which came from the Germanic *.



    Charlotte is the largest city in the U.S. state of North Carolina.


  1. charlotte

    Charlotte is a name that can refer to either a person or a place; it is a popular female first name, originated from French, meaning "free woman". It's also the name of a city in North Carolina, USA, known for its banking industry and sports teams. Additionally, in culinary terms, Charlotte is the term for a type of dessert, often made with fruit and sponge cake or bread.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Charlottenoun

    a kind of pie or pudding made by lining a dish with slices of bread, and filling it with bread soaked in milk, and baked

  2. Etymology: [F.]


  1. Charlotte

    Charlotte is the largest city in the U.S. state of North Carolina and the seat of Mecklenburg County. In 2012, the estimated population of Charlotte according to the U.S. Census Bureau was 775,202, making it the 17th largest city in the United States based on population. The Charlotte metropolitan area ranks 23rd largest in the US and had a 2012 population of 2,296,569. The Charlotte metropolitan area is part of a sixteen-county market region or combined statistical area with a 2011 U.S. Census population estimate of 2,442,564. Residents of Charlotte are referred to as "Charlotteans". The city is a major U.S. financial center, the second largest financial center by assets following New York City. Bank of America and the East Coast operations of Wells Fargo are headquartered in the city. Charlotte is also home of the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League, the Charlotte Bobcats of the National Basketball Association, the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Carowinds amusement park, and the U.S. National Whitewater Center. Nicknamed the Queen City, Charlotte and its resident county are named in honor of Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, who had become queen consort of Great Britain the year before the city's founding. A second nickname derives from the American Revolutionary War, when British commander General Cornwallis occupied the city but was driven out by hostile residents, prompting him to write that Charlotte was "a hornet's nest of rebellion", leading to the nickname The Hornet's Nest.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Charlotte

    shär′lot, n. a dish of apple marmalade covered with crumbs of toast.—Charlotte russe, a custard enclosed in a kind of sponge-cake.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Charlotte is ranked #133863 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Charlotte surname appeared 126 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Charlotte.

    54.7% or 69 total occurrences were White.
    30.1% or 38 total occurrences were Black.
    11.1% or 14 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'charlotte' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1775

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of charlotte in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of charlotte in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of charlotte in a Sentence

  1. Ronna McDaniel:

    We are going to keep our convention of, the business of the convention in Charlotte. That is for sure. It's going to be smaller and scaled down. And then we are looking for a different city for a celebration. There's a couple more things we need to do before we can announce that, but Jacksonville is absolutely in the frontrunning position.

  2. John Loughrey:

    We were here for George and Charlotte and we'll be there for the royal wedding too.

  3. Don Garber:

    It is fair to say Charlotte has done a lot of work to move their bid to the front of the line, there are a lot of things that are happening in Charlotte that are very similar to things that are happening in Atlanta in terms of the diversity of their fan base and corporate energy.

  4. Jeff Sessions:

    Violent crime has been increasing here in America and in Charlotte—and that is deeply troubling, in Pittsburgh, it’s even higher.

  5. Clay Luthy:

    I got [Charlotte] as a puppy, and she was never supposed to be a service dog, i found out a couple years ago she was alerting me, and I didn’t even know it.

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