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Girl Name: Carry

Name: Carry
Pronunciation: \c(ar)-ry\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: beloved; friend; free man
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Karry, Carey, Cary, Carrey, Carri, Corry
Similar Names: Barry, Carly, Carmy, Clarry, Carryn
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3393
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 30642


Carry \c(ar)-ry\ as a girl's name is a variant of Cara (Latin, Irish, Gaelic), Carol (Old German), Caroline (Old German) and Carrie (Old German), and the meaning of Carry is "beloved; friend; free man".

The baby name Carry sounds like Karry, Carey, Cary, Carrey, Carri and Corry. Other similar baby names are Barry, Carly, Carmy, Clarry and Carryn.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Carry.


Carry is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3393 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#30642 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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