Name Carter Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Carter


Carter is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Carter?

The name Carter derived from an English surname, which derived from a job title.

What does the name Carter mean?

Carter means “one who uses a cart” or “transporter of goods by cart” (originally from Old French “caret” = carrier).

Pronunciation of Carter

Variants of the name Carter


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Popularity of the name Carter

The name Carter is ranked #730 overall.

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