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What does Carew mean?

Carew Pronunciation of Carew [carew] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Carew is "chariot".


Carew has 3 variants: Carewe, Crew and Crewe.

Creative forms:
(male) Carrew, Cirew, ..

(female) Care, Cares, ..

Middle name pairings:
Carew Leon (C.L.), ..

How popular is Carew?

Carew is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#12971 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Crew (#715 from current records) is the only prominent alternative form of Carew (outside Top 2000). Adoption of this form of Carew was at its apex less than a decade ago (adoption of 0.02%) and has remained as conventional to this day (adoption 0.02%, 6.7%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Crew in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carew and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Carew is alike in pronunciation to Cairo, Carey, Carrey, Cary, Coree, Corey, Corie, Correy, Corry, Cory, Courey, Cowrey, Currey, Curro, Curry, Kari and Korey. Other recommended names are Cabe, Cace, Cacey, Cade, Cadel, Caden, Cael, Caeo, Caje, Cale, Caleb, Caley, Camren, Capel, Card, Carden, Carel, Carl, Carley, Carlo, Carlow, Carly, Carmel, Carmen, Carne, Carney, Carny, Caron, Carr, Carsen, Carter, Carvel, Carver, Caryl, Case, Casey, Caw, Clare, Clarey, Coren, Cree and Drew. These names tend to be more commonly used than Carew.

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