Carter

Origin/Usage
English
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Pronunciation
KAHR-tər
Meaning
Cart driver

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Carter is a very old English occupational surname that formerly referred to "the one who uses a cart". Until today it most frequently occurs as a surname, the famous bearer being Jimmy Carter, the 39th President of the United States and a 2002 Nobel Peace Prize Winner. As a given name, Carter was used fairly seldom, but in the 1990s its popularity skyrocketed in the US. It is also very popular in England, Canada and Northern Ireland.

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Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

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Ant-Man (2015)

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