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What does Cartier mean?

Cartier Pronunciation of Cartier [carti-er] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and Cartier means "one who transports goods". Cartier is a version of Carter (Old English): occupational name and surname.

Associated with: old english.


1 different relation via Carter: Cartrell.

Creative forms:
(male) Castier, Cattier, ..

(female) Cartian, Cartine, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cartier Donald (C.D.), ..

How popular is Cartier?

Cartier is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#10893 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Cartier entered the list in 2012 and reached its peak rank of #1563 in the U.S. in 2014, and is currently at #1945. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only other popular variation form of Cartier (#1945 a year ago) ranked in the Top 2000 is Carter (#24 a year ago). These relations of Cartier were at the apex of their popularity in 2015 (adoption of 0.6%). Carter has been the overall favorite.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cartier, Carter in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Barber, Baudier, Baxter, Cadbie (see Cadby), Calder, Carden, Cardin, Carel, Carew, Carey, Carley, Carlile, Carlin, Carling, Carlsen, Carmel, Carmen, Carmin, Carmino, Carne, Carr, Carrey, Carrick, Carsen, Carver, Carvil, Casper, Caster, Charlie, Clarrie, Colter, Corbie, Corie, Corrie, Cortes, Cortney, Coster, Currier, Curtice, Curtis, Curtiss, Cutler, Farmer, Farrer, Farrier, Ferrier, Gardiner, Garnier, Gaultier, Gauthier, Gautier, Harper, Havier, Javier, Lanier, Latimer, Maier, Maither, Mariner, Marmer, Marriner, Martie, Matther, Mortimer, Parker, Rainier, Ranier, Raynier, Tanier, Verrier, Walther, Warner, Warriner, Xavier and Zavier. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cartier.

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