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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Carrington

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Town of the Marsh
  • #4235 All Time
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Boys

How popular is the name "Carrington" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1913808
1916606
1917707
1919505
1920505
1921505
1922808
1923505
1925505
1926808
1928808
1936606
1937505
193810010
193911011
1940505
1941505
1944707
1946606
1947606
1948707
195011011
1953808
1954606
1955505
1957505
1958505
1959808
1961505
196313013
1964606
19681055
1969909
1970505
197116610
1974505
1976660
1978660
1980909
198111011
198219019
198314014
1984909
1985361125
198652745
198751645
198849742
1989811863
19901093673
19911034558
1992953164
1993883256
1994772651
1995712348
19961257550
1997955243
19981197940
199925516689
200027519778
200119914059
20021449945
20031158332
20041189127
20051037132
200614010436
20071319734
200813010129
200914112021
201013110724
201113210428
20121319536
201313611026
20141088127

Want to know about the populiarty of Carrington? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,869 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 first appeared 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 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carrington" is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of only 125 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Carrington" mean?

Carrington (English): Town of the Marsh

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.

C is for change, you are able to adapt.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

R is for rational, the way you think.

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

G is for glamorous, you know what to do!

T is for tender, loving nature.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

N is for nice, need I say more?

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Where is the name Carrington popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Carrington in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Carrington born Jan 3, 1956

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Carrington

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