Name Meaning: Carter
One who carts or carries things.
Gender: Male
Pronounced: KAR-ter
Origin: Olde English

Carter traces back to olde English as an occupational surname evolved to become a given name meaning "one who carts or carries things". Typically a name for a boy, Carter has been relatively constant dating as far back as 1736 to Carter Braxton, one of the original signers of the Declaration of Independence.

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Famous Carters:
US Founding Father
Carter Braxton
Chicago Mayors
Carter Harrison
Carter G. Woodson
TV Host
Carter Oosterhouse

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