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What does Chas mean?

Chas Pronunciation of Chas [chas] as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and the name Chas means "free man". Chas is an alternate form of Charles (Old German): from "karl". Chas is also a derivative of Chaz.


Chas has 1 variant: Chazz.

8 more alternative forms via Charles, Chaz: Carl, Cary, Chad, Charls, Charly, Chick, Chip and Chuck.

Creative forms:
(male) Ciaas, Cias, ..

(female) Chascy, Chassi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Chas Omarion (C.O.), ..

How popular is Chas?

Chas is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1076 out of 1220, Top 88%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Chas reached its top position of #273 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Carl (#600 from recent data), Cary, Chad (#763), Charles (#50), Charls, Charly, Chaz (#1430), Chazz, Chip and Chuck are the prominent varying forms of Chas. Adoption of these relations of Chas was more pronounced a century ago (median #1380) and is now significantly less (#1531, 88%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Chas, Carl, Cary, Chad, Charles in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Charls, Charly, Chaz, Chazz, Chip, Chuck in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carl, Charles outside U.S.

Similar Names

Chas is pronounced similarly to Chace, Chase, Chayce, Chayse, Chess and Shays. Other suggested similar names are Aias, Boas, Cahan, Cai, Cal, Cam, Cap, Case, Cash, Cass, Caw, Caz, Cephas, Chadd, Chai, Chaim, Champ, Chan, Chand, Chane, Chang, Chann, Chano, Chanse, Chany, Chap, Chaps, Chasen, Chayo, Che, Chet, Chic, Chik, Chris, Cian, Claas, Claes, Claus, Clay, Colas, Cram, Cris, Czar and Ras. These names tend to be less commonly used than Chas.

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