Carter - Meaning Of Carter, What Does Carter Mean?

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Carter Meaning


What does Carter mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Carter is of English origin.

The meaning of Carter is "cart driver".  

Carter is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Car-ter.

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 27 in baby name popularity for boys with 10599 occurrences.  It ranked 785 in popular baby names for girls with 355 occurrences. 

View the Carter Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Carter has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Carter to other names.


Would you like to fingerspell the name Carter in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Carter in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Carter in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Carter Numerology page.

Carter Numerology
Carter in Hieroglyhics
Carter in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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