Carol is a gender-neutral name and is of English origin. It can be used for both girls and boys. It means to celebrate in song. Though a unisex name, this name is trendier as a girl’s name than as a boy’s. Pronounced as kar-ul, the name is currently in the top 250 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart of the year 2006. Variations of Carol include Carroll.
Carol can be used for both boys and girls.