Carrington

Carrington - A very unique female name



  Apr 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Carrington appeared on the charts for the first time in 1989 on position #4032. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Carrington and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Carrington? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Carrington. The baby girl name Carrington was given to 62 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1821 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 22,794 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Carrington peaked in popularity 19 years ago in 2000 on position 1011.



Famous with this name

Robert Carrington
Carrington Garland
James Carrington


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Carrington is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Carrington is currently topping the baby name charts in South Carolina at position #795 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,622.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Carrington is where you live.


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Carrington origin and meaning

Carrington is a 10 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Carrington, pop culture references for the name Carrington and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Carrington

We've found the following names that sound similar to Carrington, sorted by popularity.

Crimson / Carmencita / Cornesha / Carmesa / Charnise / Charnesha / Corneisha / Charnice / Charnissa /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121821
20111891
20101748
20091693
20082001
20072111
20061775
20053196
20042133
20032071
20021622
20011386
20001011
19991102
19982017
19962059
19924257
19914241
19903168
19894032

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Carolina795
Georgia831
Maryland896
Virginia913
Tennessee943
Indiana1034
North Carolina1398
Texas1662
California3622

Even more about Carrington


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Carrington a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Carrington?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2000
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Carrington
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 22,794
Letter count 10
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1989
2012 births +62

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