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Carden

What does Carden mean?

Carden Pronunciation of Carden [car-den] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Carden) is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Carden is "one who combs wool". Wool must be carded, or combed smooth, before it can be spun. Carding was an important occupation in the Middle Ages when the economy of Southern England relied heavily on the wool trade. Related occupational names are Fuller and Weaver.

Associated with: smooth (gentle), england.

Variations

Carden has 2 variants: Cardin and Cardon.

Creative forms:
(female) Criden, ..

(male) Cartan, Carton, ..

Middle name pairings:
Carden Robin (C.R.), ..

How popular is Carden?

Carden is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3836 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Carden has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carden name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carden outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arden, Cade, Cadee, Cadena, Cadey, Cailen, Caleen, Calen, Callen, Camren, Candee, Candes, Caree, Careen, Careena, Carel, Caren, Carie, Cariel, Carin, Carlan, Carle, Carlee, Carleen, Carlein, Carlen, Carlena, Carlene, Carley, Carlin, Carllen, Carlyn, Carman, Carmel, Carmen, Carmin, Carmon, Caron, Caronn (see Karen), Carree, Carreen, Carrey, Carron, Carryn, Carson, Caryn, Carynn, Casen, Catreen, Caylen, Ceridwen, Cordey, Cordney, Cordni, Coreen, Coren, Dareen, Darien, Faren, Farren, Jaden, Jardena, Jayden, Jorden, Karen, Karlen, Karren, Laren, Larren, Mareen, Maren, Marien, Marlen, Sareen and Taren. These names tend to be more commonly used than Carden.

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