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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Carnes

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Alt. Meaning

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

S is for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

Notable Persons With the Last Name Carnes

Kim Carnes is a rock music, country music, and blue-eyed soul singer-songwriter and musician. She plays Keyboard instrument, Acoustic guitar, Rhodes piano, Piano, Melodica, Synthesizer, and Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1967 to present. Kim was born Kim Carnes on July 20th, 1945. Kim is also known as Kim Carnes Ellingson.


Clarence was given the name Clarence Victor Carnes on January 14th, 1927 in Daisy, Oklahoma, U.S.A. He passed away on October 3rd, 1988.


Ryan Carnes is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2004. Ryan was given the name Ryan Gregg Carnes on November 21st, 1982 in Pittsfield, Illinois, U.S.


Patrick Carnes is a counselor. Patrick was born in 1944.



Edward Carnes is a Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, Chief Judge of theUnited States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, and Judge of theUnited States Cour. Edward was born on June 3rd, 1950.


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Popularity of Carnes as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Carnes U.S.
  White 88.64% 64.26%
  African American 5.63% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.55% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.99% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.70% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.48% 16.26%

Of Last Name Carnes

People with the last name Carnes are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Carnes

  • How Popular is the name Carnes? Carnes is the 86,580th most popular name of all time. As a last name Carnes was the 2,493rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Carnes have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Carnes in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Carnes? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Carnes first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Carnes is Monday, June 18th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Carnes born? The highest recorded use of the first name Carnes was in 1924 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Carnes: Your name in reverse order is Senrac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sencra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Carnes? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 14,487 people with the last name Carnes.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Carnes? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 5 of them will have Carnes as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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