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Gender: F Meaning of Carter: "cart maker or driver" Origin of Carter: English occupational name Carter's Popularity in 2014: #785

One of the surname names for boys on its way to becoming unisex, this name broke into the Top 1000 for the first time in 2013 and rose a further 70 places in 2014. We do wish parents would leave this one to the boys, though.

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Famous People Named Carter

Lady Bonham Carter-British politician
Helena Bonham Carter-British actress

Pop Culture References for the name Carter

Colonel (Dr.) Samantha Carter on TV shows Stargate SG-1 and Stargate Atlantis
Carter Mason, a main character from the Disney Channel movie "Princess Protection Program" played by Selena Gomez
Sharon Carter, from TV series "Two Guys, A Girl, And A Pizza Place"
Carter Stevens, character on new MTV show Finding Carter
Agent Peggy Carter, Marvel character