Names That Mean Cart

  1. Carter
    • Origin:

      English occupational name
    • Meaning:

      "transporter of goods by cart"
    • Description:

      Carter has ranked in the Top 100 since the the turn of the millennium, but despite its recent popularity, it's not a trendy new name. In fact, Carter is one of those names that just misses ranking in the US Top 1000 for its entire 140+ year history.
  2. Carter
    • Origin:

      English occupational name
    • Meaning:

      "cart maker or driver"
    • Description:

      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 for girls. While it sounds masculine to us, because of its two-syllable er-ending sound so trendy with boys’ names, many parents apparently disagree.
  3. Karter
    • Origin:

      Spelling variation of Carter
    • Meaning:

      "transporter of goods by cart"
    • Description:

      Lovers of the name Carter and the Kardashians method of baby naming have popularized this choice, one of many boys' names starting with K that began life as boys' names starting with C. Karter has been in the charts since 2005, riding on the success of the original Carter. Since 2014, Karter has been just inside the Top 200.
  4. Cartier
    • Origin:

      French variation of Carter, English
    • Meaning:

      "transporter of goods by cart"
    • Description:

      Luxury baby name associated with Jacques Cartier's eponymous jewelry company.
  5. Kartier
    • Origin:

      Variation of Cartier, French
    • Meaning:

      "transporter of good by cart"
    • Description:

      Kartier is on the rise for boys, along with a host of other luxury fashion related baby names.
  6. Karter
    • Origin:

      Spelling variation of Carter
    • Meaning:

      "transporter of goods by cart"
    • Description:

      The K-spelling of Carter has been in the boys' Top 1000 since 2005. In 2014, Karter cracked the girls' Top 1000, too. Karter joins the plethora of surnames turned boys' names that are now entering the world of girls' names as well. This particular one also has the trendy Kardashian-Esque "K" beginning. The Carter spelling entered the Top 1000 for girls around the same time but currently sits higher up in the charts, hovering just around the Top 500.
  7. Kartier
    • Origin:

      Variation of Cartier, French
    • Meaning:

      "transporter of good by cart"
    • Description:

      Swapping the C for a K makes Kartier less luxe, yet this variation is quickly catching up to the original.
  8. Cartier
    • Origin:

      French variation of Carter, English
    • Meaning:

      "transporter of goods by cart"
    • Description:

      Luxury baby name associated with Jacques Cartier's eponymous jewelry company.