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What does Chaz mean?

Chaz Pronunciation of Chaz [chaz] as a boys' name. Pet form of Charles (Old German) "free man", derived from the use of the short form Chas. Actor Chazz Palmintieri.

Associated with: old.


Chaz has 2 variants: Chas and Chazz.

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

Creative forms:
(male) Coaz, Conaz, ..

(female) Chazi, Chize, ..

Middle name pairings:
Chaz Jamison (C.J.), ..

How popular is Chaz?

Chaz is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Chaz is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Chaz entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #450 in the U.S. in the year 1990, and is at #1430 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Chaz (#1430 in recent rankings) are Charles (#50 in recent rankings), Carl (#600), Chad (#763), Chazz, Chuck, Chip, Charly, Cary, Charls and Chas. These relations of Chaz were popular as baby names a century ago (median #1380) and are now much less popular (#1531, 87.7%).

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

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

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

Similar Names

Chaz is pronounced similarly to Chace, Chase, Chayce, Chayse, Chess and Shays. Other recommended names are Baz, Boaz, Cahan, Cai, Cal, Cam, Cap, Caw, Caz, Chadd, Chai, Chaim, Champ, Chan, Chand, Chane, Chang, Chann, Chano, Chantz, Chany, Chanze, Chap, Chaps, Chayo, Che, Chet, Chic, Chik, Cian, Clay, Cram, Cruz, Czar, Gaz, Kaz, Niaz, Paz and Taz. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chaz.