Meaning and Origin of: Carr
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Boy name origins & meanings:
- Scandinavian : Curly hair
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Family name origins & meanings:
- Northern English and Scottish : variant of Kerr.
- Irish (Ulster) : Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Carra ‘descendant of Carra’, a byname meaning ‘spear’.
- Irish : Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chathair, a Donegal name meaning ‘son of the servant of Cathair’.