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What does Channing mean?

Channing \ch(a)-nni-ng\ as a boys' name is pronounced CHAN-een. It is of English and Old French origin, and the meaning of Channing is "young wolf; official of the church". Occupational name. Related to Cannon, and possibly "canal" (Old French).


Variations

Channing has 6 variants: Canning, Cannon, Canon, Chann, Channe and Channon.

Channing has 1 more related variation via Cannon: Kanon.


Popularity

Channing is an uncommon first name for men but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#44271 out of 88799, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Channing for boys. Channing was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest rank of #514 in the U.S. in the year 2012, and is at #689 presently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Channing name in U.S.

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

The only other prominent alternative form of Channing (#689 the previous year) is Cannon (#543 the previous year). This boy name was at the height of its popularity in 2012 and is somewhat less popular today. Channing (#689) and Cannon (#543) are two of the more trendy names for newborns here, with Channing going through a resurgence in popularity. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Channing and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Cannon, Channing in U.S.

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

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