Variant of Carlisle: from protected tower; from walled town.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Male
Scottish historian whom published about the French Revolution (1795-1881)
The result was that Carlyle was too often judged by his defects, and regarded as a selfish and eccentric misanthrope with flashes of genius, rather than as a man with many of the highest qualities of mind and character clouded by constitutional infirmities.