Carlan Surname Origin
for the Irish Carolan, (hardly the Northern English and Scottish carlin / carline 'old woman' 'witch,' from Teutonic karl, 'churl').
Source: Surnames of the United Kingdom, A Concise Etymological Dictionary; Henry Harrison; Vol.1 & 2.; The Eaton Press, 190 Ebury Street, London, S.W; 1912.
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