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Cabot meaning and name origin

Cabot \c(a)-bot\ as a boy's name is of French origin, and the meaning of Cabot is "strolling player". John Cabot (15th century) was an Italian-born English explorer and navigator. In Italy, he is known as Giovanni Caboto (which is his original name). Also, more recently, the name of a prominent Boston mercantile and shipping family.

Cabot has 1 variant form: Cabbot.

A baby name that sounds like Cabot is Cobbett.

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Popularity of Cabot

Cabot is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#17848 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Cabot
Popularity of Cabot