What does Chelsey mean?
Chelsey /chel-sey/ as a name for girls is of Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Chelsey is "chalk landing place". Chelsey is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -y, of Chelsea (Old English): from "cealc hyo".
How popular is Chelsey?
Chelsey is a very prominent first name for females (#1016 out of 4276, Top 24%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Chelsey for girls. Chelsey was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #117 in the U.S. in the year 1992, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular variation forms of Chelsey ranked in the Top 1000 are Chelsea (#274 from current records), Chelsi, Chelsie and Chelsy. These forms of Chelsey were favored by parents in 1992 (usage of 0.62%) and are now much less conventional (usage 0.15%, 76% less), with the versions Chelsey, Chelsi and Chelsie becoming less trendy. Chelsea is the most fashionable baby name among these. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Chelsey and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Suggested similar baby names are Betsey, Celes, Chainey, Chalise, Chalyse, Charley, Chassey, Chenay, Cherey, Cherise, Cherrey, Chesley, Chesney, Chessa, Chessley, Chessney, Chessy, Chrissy, Cressy, Jessey, Kelsey, Nelsey, Shelbey, Shelley and Tessey. These names tend to be less frequently used than Chelsey.