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What does Chamberlain mean?

Chamberlain Pronunciation of Chamberlain as a boys' name is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Chamberlain is "chief officer of the household". Occupational name. A chamberlain was an administrative post in a large royal or noble household. Actor Richard Chamberlain.

ASSOCIATED WITH Cha-, -in, chief (leader), household, occupational, royal (king), noble


VARIANTS Chambellan, Chamberlin, Chambers



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How popular is Chamberlain?

Chamberlain is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1151 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Chamberlain has not been ranked in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Caelan, Camaeron, Cameron, Caolain, Carlin, Champeon, Chaplain, Chaplin, Chappelin, Charlie, Charlton, Eberlein, Hamblin, Hamelin, Tamarlain (see Tamerlane), Tamberlain, Tamberlaine (see Tamerlane), Tamberlane and Tamburlaine (see Tamerlane). These names tend to be more commonly used than Chamberlain.

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