Meaning and Origin of: Carville

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Wood carver
  • French : Swampy dwelling

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • French : habitational name from places in Calvados and Seine-Maritime named Carville, from the Scandinavian personal name Kári + Old French ville ‘settlement’ (see Villa).
  • English and Irish : variant of Carvell.