Meaning and name origin
Chantelle \ch(an)-telle, chant(el)-le\ as a girl's name is of French and Old French origin, and the meaning of Chantelle is "candle; stone". Chantelle is a variant of Chandelle (French). Also a variant of Chantal (Old French): from "cantal".
Chantelle▼ has 27 variant forms: Chantaal, Chantael, Chantale, Chantall, Chantel▼, Chantele, Chantell, Chantiel, Chantielle, Chantil, Chantill, Chantille, Chantle, Chauntel, Chauntell, Chauntelle, Chawntelle, Chontel, Shantal, Shantel▼, Shantell, Shantelle, Shauntell, Shawntile, Shawntille, Shontel, Shontelle.
Chantelle is a very popular first name for females (#1765 out of 4276, Top 41%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Chantelle for girls. Chantelle reached its highest rank of #723 in the U.S. in 1990. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Chantelle and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Shantell, Shantel, Chantelle, Chantel and Chantal. (2014 statistics).
Chantelle▼ is also pronounced similarly to Chantalle and Shantalle. Other suggested similar baby names are Candelle, Chanelle, Channelle, Chantela, Chantella and Chantrelle. These names tend to be less commonly used than Chantelle.