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OTHER FORMS: Kerrington, Karrington, Ceriheringatun
CONTRIBUTOR: erb816 on 3/28/2008
Meaning & History
English: habitational name from a place in Greater Manchester (formerly in Cheshire) called Carrington, probably named with an unattested Old English personal name Cara
denoting association + tun
Scottish: habitational name from a place in Midlothian named Carrington, probably from Old English Ceriheringa-tun
‘settlement of Cerihere