meaning of Carlisle

Carlisle meaning in Names Dictionary

Carl's Island.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Male

Carlisle meaning in Etymology Dictionary

Carleol (c.1100), previous Lugovalio (4c.), from a Celtic appropriate title *Luguvalos. The Celtic cair "fortified city" ended up being included in the Middle Ages.

Sentence Examples with the word Carlisle

As a result of Bannockburn, Bruce's queen was restored to her husband; Stirling was delivered up to the Scots; the north of England was ravaged, and Carlisle and Berwick were besieged.

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