The name Carrie is a girl's name meaning "free man". Carrie and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Freedom and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding Then Eliminating -- Girls Themed".
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Carrie lives on mainly on the screen, as the new/old antiheroine of Stephen King's classic Carrie, as turn-of-the-21st-century diva Carrie Bradshaw of Sex & The City, and as Claire Danes' Emmy-winning character Carrie Mathison of Homeland. In real life, however, Carrie dropped off the Top 1000 a handful of years ago and, while the name retains some charm, shows no signs of making an imminent comeback. Try Cara instead.
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