carey girlboy

First name origins & meanings:

  1. Latin: Dear
  2. Irish: Pure
  3. Spanish: Dear
  4. Welsh: Near the castle
  5. Irish: Dark ones; near the castle

First name variations: Cari, Carie, Cary, Carry, Carrey, Carrie, Kerry, Kerrie, Cary, Carrey

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, a midland family name meaning ‘descendant of Ciardha’, a personal name derived from ciar ‘dark’, ‘black’.
  2. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhiachra ‘son of Fiachra’.
  3. English: habitational name from Carey in Devon or Cary in Somerset, named for the rivers on which they stand; both river names probably derive from the Celtic root car- ‘love’, ‘liking’, perhaps with the meaning ‘pleasant stream’.
  4. English (of Norman origin): habitational name from the manor of Carrey, near Lisieux, Normandy, France, of uncertain origin.
  5. Welsh and Cornish: variant of Carew.
  6. Possibly an Americanized form of German Gehrig or Gehring.

Famous people with this first name: Mariah Carey

Comments for Carey
 
     

highlights

Top 10 Group Halloween Costumes for Families
These store-bought and Pinterest-inspired Halloween costume ideas for groups are the perfect way to show off your creative side at your Halloween party or while trick-or-treating.

Kindergarten Readiness App Wins Gold
Our Kindergarten Readiness app won the Gold Award of Excellence in the educational category at the 2014 Communicator Awards. This valuable checklist comes with games and activities to help your child practice the essential skills she needs for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

12 Spine-Tingling Halloween Movies for Teens
Are you looking for a movie with just a little bit of spook-factor for your teen? Check out these 12 spine-tingling Halloween movies!

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

Find out what is happening in each day of your pregnancy!

My due date:

Pregnancy Day By Day