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Name Meaning - Carter

Origin of the name Carter

Carter is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a boy (male) name.

People having the name Carter are in general originating from United Kingdom, United States of America.

Name meaning of Carter
  • Driver of a cart
  • Transporter of materials
Numerology Interpretation
  • Name Number: 2
  • Interpretation: Partnership, Sense, Other, Passive, Assistance, Acceptance, Intimacy, Peace
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History and Related Information

English: transferred use of the surname, which for the most part originated as an occupational name for someone who transported goods in a cart. In Scotland the surname also represents an Anglicized form of the Gaelic surname MacArtair ‘son of Artair’.

Popularity of the given name

The name Carter is ranked on the 1,938ᵗʰ position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.

We estimate that there are at least 100500 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.004% of the population.

The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:

The name Carter has six characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.

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