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What does Chenay mean?

Chenay Pronunciation of Chenay [chenay] as a girls' name is of American origin. Chenay is a variant form of Cha- (American).


Chenay has 2 variants: Chanae and Chanee.

2 more different relations via Cha-: Cherie and Chevon.

Creative forms:
(female) Cenay, Chena, ..

(male) Chean, Chena, ..

Middle name pairings:
Chenay Sloan (C.S.), ..

How popular is Chenay?

Chenay is a rare first name for females. Chenay is an equally rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only prominent varying form of Chenay (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 is Cherie. Adoption of this form of Chenay was well-received among parents in the 1960s, but now, Cherie has become less fashionable. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cherie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Chenay and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Chenay is alike in pronunciation to Chaanah, Chainey, Chanah, Chaney, Chanha, Chani, Chaniya, Channah, Chanya, Chanyah, Chayney, China, Chyna, Chynna, Shaena, Shana, Shanae, Shanay, Shaney, Sheena, Sheenah, Sheina, Shena, Shona and Shuna. Other suggested similar names are Canna, Carena, Cay, Cerena, Chandy, Chanta, Chantay, Charly, Chasaty, Chassy, Chayan, Chela, Chelcy, Chelsey, Chelsi, Chelsy, Cheray, Cherey, Cherit, Cherry, Chery, Cherye, Cheryl, Chesley, Chesna, Chesney, Chessy, Chiana, Chuma, Ciana, Cindy, Cinny, Cluny, Conney, Conny, Cortenay (see Courtney), Denay, Dinay, Donnay, Janay, Jenay, Jonay, Monay, Ranay, Renay, Rennay, Ronay, Shay, Sheray and Vevay. These names tend to be more commonly used than Chenay.

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