one who transports goods

ORIGIN:British
POPULARITY:31
An occupational surname for a person who transported goods by cart, Carter is also a stately surname thanks to former US President Jimmy Carter. Carter just hit the top 50 in 2009, but it’s quickly becoming an American classic. A trendy –er ending is helping it to zoom past the Hunters, Gunners, Taylors, Ryders and Barrons of the world.

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