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What does Carston mean?

Carston Pronunciation of Carston [carston] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Carston is "free peasant settlement". Carston is a variant form of Carlton (Old English): place name and surname.

Associated with: old english, peasant (farmer).


3 different relations via Carlton: Carleton, Carlson and Charlton.

Creative forms:
(male) Caeston, Carton, ..


Middle name pairings:
Carston Andrew (C.A.), ..

How popular is Carston?

Carston is an uncommon first name for men but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#82019 out of 150436, Top 55%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular related forms of Carston (outside Top 2000) are Carlton (#1660 via latest list), Charlton and Carleton. These relations of Carston were at the apex of their popularity in the 1930s (usage of 0.05%) and are now much less conventional (usage 0.01%, 91% less), with the form Carlton becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carleton, Carlton, Charlton in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Barrton, Barton, Caragod, Cardon, Carlsson, Caron, Carsan, Carsen, Carson, Cason, Castor, Caxton, Cheston, Christan, Christo, Christof, Christos, Colston, Cranston, Cristen, Criston, Cristos, Darton, Earlston, Earlton, Easton, Garson, Garton, Gaston, Karlton, Karson, Larson, Larsson, Marsdon, Marshon, Marsten, Marston, Marton, Parson, Parton, Ralston, Torston and Warton. These names tend to be more frequently used than Carston.

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