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What does Chick mean?

Chick Pronunciation of Chick [chick] as a boys' name. Short form of Charles (Old German) "free man". Musician Chick Corea.

Associated with: old.


Chick has 2 variants: Chic and Chik.

5 more related forms via Charles: Chad, Chas, Chaz, Chip and Chuck.

Creative forms:
(male) Caick, Chicai, ..

(female) Chica, Chice, ..

Middle name pairings:
Chick Clark (C.C.), ..

How popular is Chick?

Chick is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#7433 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Chick (outside Top 2000) are Charles (#50 in recent rankings), Chad (#763), Chaz (#1430), Chuck, Chas and Chip. Usage of these forms of Chick was widespread among parents a century ago (median #1379) and is now significantly less (#1373, 91%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Chad, Charles, Chas, Chaz, Chip, Chuck in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alick, Arick, Brick, Chace, Chico, Chiko, Chill, Chino, Chiro, Crock, Dick, Erick, Frick, Mick, Nick, Rick, Ulick, Vick and Wick. These names tend to be more frequently used than Chick.