What does Chauncy mean?
Chauncy \cha(un)-cy\ as a boys' name is of Middle English origin, and the name Chauncy means "good fortune". Chauncy is a variation of Chance (Middle English): surname. Chauncy is also a derivative of Chauncey (Middle English).
Chauncy has 1 variant: Chaunsy.
Chauncy is a rare given name for men. Chauncy is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Chauncy and associated names. Prominent related forms of Chauncy (#unlisted) are Chance (#248 last year) and Chauncey. Adoption of this boy name reached its apex in the year 1997 and is somewhat lower today, with the form Chauncey becoming less in vogue. Chance (#248) is the most trendy baby name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)