Meaning:one who transports goods
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.
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Carter BeaufordDrummer
- Carter JenkinsActor
- Carter OosterhouseTV Show Host
- Jimmy CarterUnited States President
- Joe CarterBaseball Player
- Maybelle CarterMusician
- Nick CarterSinger
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Source: Social Security Administration
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