What does Chanell mean?
Chanell /chan-ell/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Chanell's name origin is Old French, and the name Chanell means "pipe". Chanell is an alternate spelling of Chanel (Old French). Chianelli is a popular surname.
How popular is Chanell?
Chanell is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3445 out of 4276, Top 81%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Chanel (#633 a year ago), Shanelle, Chanelle and Shanell are the popular related forms of Chanell (outside Top 1000). Usage of these girl names reached its highest in 1991 (usage of 0.1923%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.0918%, ▼52.3%). Chanel (#633) is the most fashionable name for newborns in this list, with this name enjoying a resurgence in usage. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Chanell and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)