Carter has 14 variants. Variants include Cart, Cartah, Cartar, Cartere, Cartier, Cartir, Cartor, Cartrel, Cartrell, Cartur, Cartyr, Kartar, and Kartor. The variant spelling Karter is another English form.
Carter is very popular as a baby name for boys, and it is also viewed as trendy. The name's popularity has been rising since the 1970s. At the recent peak of its usage in 2012, 0.458% of baby boys were given the name Carter. Its ranking then was #36. Out of all boy names in its group, Carter was the most popular in 2012. Carter was more widely used than the subsequent ranked name, Karter, by 11 times in that year.
Baby names that sound like Carter include Cartar, Cartyr, Kartar, Karter, Cartor, Cartur, Corder, Crothar, Crother, Crothir, Crothur, Crothyr, Crowther, Kartor, Cartier, Cordaro, Cordeiro, Cordera, Cordero, and Corderro.
† English pronunciation for Carter: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"
A famous person named Carter is Jimmy Carter, US President, born James Earl Carter, Jr., 1 October 1924, Plains, Georgia.