- Proper noun. (surname, A An occupational) derived from the trade name carpenter.
- Noun. A person skilled at carpentry, the trade of cutting and joining timber in order to construct buildings or other structures.
- Noun. (nautical) A senior rating in ships responsible for all the woodwork onboard; in the days of sail, a warrant officer responsible for the hull, masts, spars and boats of a ship, and whose responsibility was to sound the well to see if the ship was making water.
- Noun. A two-wheeled carriage.