What does Carpenter mean?
Carpenter /car-pen-ter/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Carpenter is "carriage maker". Occupational name turned surname, rarely used as a given name.
Carpenter has 1 variant: Charpentier.Kreatif forms: Caopenter, Carwpenter, Curpenter. [more]
How popular is Carpenter?
Carpenter is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#211 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Carpenter for boys. Carpenter has not made it into the list thus far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)