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pinWhat does Chip mean?

Chip /chip/ as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Chip is "free man". Nickname for Charles. Baseball player Chipper Jones.


pinVariations

Chip has 1 variant: Chipper.

Chip has 26 more related forms via Charles: Carel, Carl, Carlo, Carlos, Carrol, Carroll, Cary, Caryl, Chad, Charleson, Charley, Charlie, Charlot, Charls, Charlton, Charly, Chas, Chaz, Chick, Chuck, Karel, Karl, Karol, Karolek, Karolik and Karoly.

Kreatif forms: Chipcu, Chipcy, Cychip. [more]

pinHow popular is Chip?

Chip is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#108734 out of 150436, Top 72%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Chip for boys. Chip was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest rank of #707 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Chip name in U.S.

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

Popular related forms of Chip are Charles (#51 2 years ago), Carlos (#117), Charlie (#225), Carl (#613), Chad (#703), Chaz, Chuck, Chas, Karl, Carrol, Cary, Carlo, Charley and Carroll. Other forms, like Karolik, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Chip was widespread during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5149%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2194%, down 57.4%). Charles is the all-time favorite, while Charlie has become popular as well, and Chuck is now somewhat dated. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Chip and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Chip, Carl, Carlo, Carlos, Carrol in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Carroll, Cary, Chad, Charles, Charley in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Charlie, Chas, Chaz, Chuck, Karl in U.S.

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


pinSimilar Names

Chip is pronounced similarly to Chap and Shep. Other recommended similar baby names are Cap, Capp, Chic, Chik and Coop. Like Chip, these names are not frequently used.

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