What does the baby name Carter mean? Learn about what Carter means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Carter - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Carter
C-A-R-T-E-R, is a 6-letter male given name.
Pronunciation of Carter
KAR ter
Meaning of Carter
Transportor of goods with a cart, driver of a cart, cart driver.
Origin of Carter
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Popularity of Carter
Carter currently has 594 likes, and is in the top 1% of liked boy's names. The name Howard is slightly more popular than Carter.