Meaning and name origin
Chanell \ch(a)-ne-ll\ as a girl's name is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Chanell is "pipe". Chanell is a variant of Chanel (Old French): from a French occupational name and surname for pipe fitters and manufacturers.
Chanell is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3445 out of 4276, Top 81%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Chanell and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Chanel (#633), Shanelle, Chanelle and Shanell. (2014 statistics).