First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Carris

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  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Carris is of English origin and means "Head Strong".
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  1. dative plural of carrus
  2. ablative plural of carrus

Notable Persons With the Last Name Carris

William was born on August 23rd, 1944.


Bertram was born on October 23rd, 1917 in Flixton, Greater Manchester. He passed away on August 19th, 2000.


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Popularity of Carris as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Carris U.S.
  White 89.40% 64.26%
  African American 3.29% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.19% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.11% 16.26%

Of Last Name Carris

People with the last name Carris are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Carris

  • How Popular is the name Carris? Carris is the 53,792nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Carris was the 40,082nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Carris have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 33 babies born with the first name Carris in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Carris? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Carris first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Carris is Monday, March 18th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Carris born? The highest recorded use of the first name Carris was in 1919 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Carris: Your name in reverse order is Sirrac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Risrca. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Carris? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 547 people with the last name Carris.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Carris? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Carris as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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