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Chesley (girl)

What does Chesley mean?

Chesley Pronunciation of Chesley [ches-ley] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Chesley) is an Old English name, and the meaning of Chesley is "camp on the meadow". Chesley is a version of Chesleigh (Old English).

Associated with: old english, meadow.


Chesley has 7 variants: Cheslea, Chesli, Cheslie, Chesslea, Chessley, Chessli and Chesslie.

Creative forms:
(female) Chesla, Cheslia, ..

(male) Chesey, Chesle, ..

Middle name pairings:
Chesley Keilani (C.K.), ..

How popular is Chesley?

Chesley is an unusual first name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#10779 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Chesley has not been recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Chesley name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Chesley outside U.S.

Similar Names

Chesley is pronounced similarly to Cheslee. Other suggested similar names are Ainsley, Ansley, Asheley, Caisey, Caley, Carley, Casey, Cassey, Cayley, Ceceley (see Cecilia), Ceciley, Ceileh, Celesley, Chaney, Chantey, Charle, Charlee, Charley, Charly, Chasaty, Chasidy, Chassey, Chasty, Chel, Chelci, Chelcy, Chele, Chelie, Chelle, Chelli, Chelo, Chelsa, Chelsae, Chelse, Chelsea, Chelsei, Chelsey, Chelsy, Chenay, Chere, Cherey, Cherie, Cherilee, Cherlyn, Cherrey, Chery, Cherye, Cheryle, Chesea, Chesna, Chesnea, Chesney, Chesnie, Chessie, Chessnea (see Chesney), Chessney (see Chesney), Chessni (see Chesney), Chessy, Christey (see Christy), Cissey, Corley, Creole, Haeley, Hedley, Jessey, Kealey, Lesley, Paisley, Perley, Schelley, Shelley, Sherrey, Shirley and Tessey. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chesley.

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