Meaning and Origin of: Carew
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Boy name origins & meanings:
- Latin : Chariot; run
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Family name origins & meanings:
- Welsh : habitational name from any of various minor places in Wales, in particular one near Pembroke with a major castle, named from Welsh caer ‘fort’ + rhiw ‘hill’, ‘slope’.
- Cornish : from the cognate Cornish word kerrow (plural of ker ‘fort’), which occurs seven times as a place name in Cornwall.