Car Family History
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Car Name Meaning
Croatian, Serbian, and eastern Slovenian: ironic nickname for an autocratic person, from car ‘tsar’. Slovenian (Car): see Char. Perhaps also French: metonymic occupational name for cartwright or carter, from char ‘wagon’, ‘cart’ (Latin carrus).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Char, Cap, Carp, Cart, Caro, Card, Kar, Mar, Cyr, Can