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in the U.S.
since 1880

Carrington

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Town of the Marsh
  • #4227 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Carrington in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 8 0 8
1916 6 0 6
1917 7 0 7
1919 5 0 5
1920 5 0 5
1921 5 0 5
1922 8 0 8
1923 5 0 5
1925 5 0 5
1926 8 0 8
1928 8 0 8
1936 6 0 6
1937 5 0 5
1938 10 0 10
1939 11 0 11
1940 5 0 5
1941 5 0 5
1944 7 0 7
1946 6 0 6
1947 6 0 6
1948 7 0 7
1950 11 0 11
1953 8 0 8
1954 6 0 6
1955 5 0 5
1957 5 0 5
1958 5 0 5
1959 8 0 8
1961 5 0 5
1963 13 0 13
1964 6 0 6
1968 10 5 5
1969 9 0 9
1970 5 0 5
1971 16 6 10
1974 5 0 5
1976 6 6 0
1978 6 6 0
1980 9 0 9
1981 11 0 11
1982 19 0 19
1983 14 0 14
1984 9 0 9
1985 36 11 25
1986 52 7 45
1987 51 6 45
1988 49 7 42
1989 81 18 63
1990 109 36 73
1991 103 45 58
1992 95 31 64
1993 88 32 56
1994 77 26 51
1995 71 23 48
1996 125 75 50
1997 95 52 43
1998 119 79 40
1999 255 166 89
2000 275 197 78
2001 199 140 59
2002 144 99 45
2003 115 83 32
2004 118 91 27
2005 103 71 32
2006 140 104 36
2007 131 97 34
2008 130 101 29
2009 141 120 21
2010 132 108 24
2011 132 104 28
2012 131 95 36
2013 136 110 26
2014 110 83 27
2015 92 69 23

Want to know about the popularity of the Carrington baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,964 babies born with the name Carrington in the United States. That's more than enough Carringtons to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Carrington" was in 2000 with a total of 197 babies.

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carrington" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of only 199 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Carrington popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Carrington" mean? The list below shows the origins of Carrington as well as things modernly associated with the name Carrington such as celebrities named Carrington.

Origin and Meaning of Carrington

The name "Carrington" is of English origin, and it means "Town of the Marsh". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

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Alternative Meanings

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

R is for relax, you know how!

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

G is for golden, memories you share.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Notgnirrac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Icrangrotn". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Carrington born Jun 21, 1939

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1200. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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