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Chesney (boy)

What does Chesney mean?

Chesney Pronunciation of Chesney [ches-ney] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Chesney) is of Old English origin. Place name referring to a camp.

Associated with: old english.


Chesney has 4 variants: Cheney, Cheny, Chesnie and Chesny.

Creative forms:
(male) Casney, Chesin, ..

(female) Chesbe, Chescy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Chesney Gerard (C.G.), ..

How popular is Chesney?

Chesney is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#7258 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Chesney has not been listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Carney, Casey, Chalney (see Chaney), Chancey, Chane, Chaney, Channe, Chany, Charley, Chase, Chasen, Chauncey, Chauncy, Chaunsey, Chaunsy (see Chauncey), Chawncey (see Chauncey), Chayne, Cheslea (see Chesley), Cheslee, Chesley, Cheslie, Chesly, Chess, Chessie, Chester, Cheston, Chetwen (see Chetwin), Chevy, Cheyne, Choncey, Claney, Coney, Corney, Cortney, Crosbey, Crosley, Cydney, Denney, Hewney, Jessey, Kenney, Lesley, Presley, Shawney, Shelbey, Shelley, Shepley, Stepney, Sweeney, Tierney, Verney, Wesley and Whitney. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chesney.