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Girl Names Starting with Ch-

Ch- baby names and what they mean, with 123 results. Ch- names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names reached its apex in the 1970s (ADOPTION OF 3.1%) and is somewhat less today (ADOPTION 1.7%, 43%), with names such as Cherie becoming somewhat dated. The trendier baby names among these are Charlotte (#6), Charlie (#152), Charli (#507), Charleigh (#459) and Charlee (#288), while Chon (TOP 5%) and Chao (3%) are popular Ch- surnames. Here is the list of Ch- names for boys.

Ch- names

Cha- - Chante | Chantrea - Charlize | Charlotte - Chelle | Chelsea - Chesleigh | Chesney - Chorine | Chrisanta - Chrystal | Chulda - Chumani

Cha- - Chante

Cha- and variants

Cha-, var. Chevonne, Chevon, Chevelle, Cherie, Chavonne, Chenay, Charis, Charice, Charelle, Chanise, Chaquita, Chanice, Chanee, Chanae, Chalonne, Chalyse, Chalonn, Chalon, Chalise, Chalia
Root fr. American element. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Listed in Top 2000.

Hava and variants

Chayka, Chaya, Chava, Chaba
Var. of Hava. Based on Hebrew. "Life, animal." Chayla is also a somewhat popular girl's name.

Chabelita, Chabeli
Forms of Isabel. Derivative of Hebrew word. "God is my oath." Rare. Chabelita (cf. Corabellita, Cherita) ends with the unconventional -ita.

Source fr. Latin language. "Cup." Uncommon. Compare Chalice and common -ice surnames Choice (UPPER 9%), Calice (67%). See also Charlice.

Derivative of Spanish element. Diminutive form of Rosalina. Not in Top 2000. See also Colina.

Chamania, var. Chamaniah
Derivative of Hebrew. "Sunflower." Chamania and Chamaniah are not in the Top 2000.

Hannah and variants

Channah, Channach, Chanha, Chanah1, Chana1
Forms of Hannah. Derivative of Hebrew. "He (God) has favored me." Chana is commonly occurring (UPPER 41%) as a women's name, while Chanah, Chanha, Channach and Channah are uncommonly used.

Chana2, var. Channa1, Chani, Chanah2, Chanach, Chaanach, Chaanah
Based on Hebrew. "He (God) has favored me." Chana was a Top birth name in 2018.


Based on Hindi, Sanskrit languages. "Hot, fierce, passionate." Chanda peaked in popularity 5 decades ago, but now, Chanda has gone out of style. See also Chaunta.

Chandana, var. Chandanpreet, Chandanika
Derived fr. Sanskrit element. "Sandalwood." Chandana, Chandanika and Chandanpreet are unique as baby names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ch- names: Chana, Chanda, Chandler, Chandra, Chanel

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ch- names: Chanell, Chanelle, Chaney, Chanice, Chantal

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ch- names: Chantay, Chante, Chantel, Chantell, Chantelle

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ch- names: Charis, Chava, Chaya, Cherie, Chevelle

Chandelle and variants

Chandelle, var. Chantelle1, Chandel
Root fr. French element. "Candle." Somewhat common as girls' names, Chandelle, Chandel, etc. are similar to the popular Chandler.

Chandler and variants

Chandler, var. Chandlar
Origin fr. Middle English, Old French elements. "Candle maker." Chandler is popular as a baby name among these versions.

Chandra and variants

Chandra, var. Chaundra, Chandy, Chandrika, Chandria, Chanda2, Chandara, Chader
Root fr. Hindi, Sanskrit words. "Moon shining." Chandra (TOP 8%), Chanda (26%), Chandy (35%) and Chandara (85%) are found regularly as surnames.

Chanel and variants

Chanel, var. Chenelle, Channelle, Channell, Chanelle, Chanele, Chanell
Root fr. Old French word. "Pipe." Chanel (UPPER 33%), Chanelle (75%) and Chanell (81%) are familiar feminine names, whereas Chanele, Channell, Channelle and Chenelle are scarce.

Chaney and variants

Chaney, var. Chayney, Chainey
Derived fr. Middle English, Old French elements. "Candle maker." Adoption of Chainey and variants was more pronounced 118 years ago.

Chanya, Chaniyah, Chaniya, Chania
Forms of Hania. Derived fr. Hebrew, Arabic words. "A place to rest." Scarce as children's names, but Chania, Chanya, etc. are similar to the more common Chanda.

Chanina, var. Chaninah
Based on Hebrew language. "Gracious." Chanine and Chanira are creative variations.

Form of Shannon. Derived fr. Gaelic element. "Old, ancient." Compare last names Chanza (UPPER 96%), Chann (38%). See also Channah.

Chantal and variants

Chantal, var. Chontel, Chonda, Chawntelle, Chauntelle, Chauntel, Chauntell, Chaunte1, Chauntay, Chaunta, Chantriel, Chantrill, Chantrice, Chantri, Chantress, Chantrell, Chantrelle, Chantrel, Chantra, Chantoya, Chantille, Chantle, Chantill, Chantila, Chantil, Chantiel, Chantielle, Chantez, Chantey, Chanter, Chantella, Chantelle2, Chantell, Chantele, Chantela, Chanteese, Chantel, Chantee, Chanteau, Chantea, Chantaye, Chante1, Chantay1, Chantasia, Chantarai, Chantalle, Chantara, Chantall, Chantale, Chantai, Chantae1, Chantael, Chantaal, Chanta, Chandal
Derivative of Old French element. "Stone." Used somewhat widely as baby names, Chonda, Chantal, etc. are comparable to the common Cinda.

Chante and variants

Chante2, var. Chaunte2, Chantay2, Chantae2
Derivative of French element. "To sing." Less popular today. Chante was the form last recorded (1999) in the Top 2000.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ch- names for girls.

1. Cha- - Chante
Cha- [Chevonne, ..], Hava [Chayka, ..], Isabel [Chabelita, ..], Chalice, Chalina, Chamania [Chamaniah], Hannah [Channah, ..], Chana [Channa, ..], Chanda, Chandana [Chandanpreet, ..], Chandelle [Chantelle, ..], Chandler [Chandlar], Chandra [Chaundra, ..], Chanel [Chenelle, ..], Chaney [Chayney, ..], Hania [Chanya, ..], Chanina [Chaninah], Shannon [Channa], Chantal [Chontel, ..], Chante [Chaunte, ..]

Chantrea, Chanya [Chanyah, ..], Chappell [Chappel, ..], Chardonnay [Chardonay], Harela [Charrela, ..], Sharon [Cheron, ..], Charis [Cherise, ..], Charisma [Charisma], Carissa [Charissa], Charissa, Cerise [Cherise, ..], Charita, Charity [Cherry, ..], Carol [Cherlyn, ..], Caroline [Charlyne, ..], Charla [Charlynn, ..], Charlene [Charlita, ..], Charlesetta [Charlice, ..], Charlie [Charyl, ..], Charlize

Charlotte [Cheryll, ..], Charmaine [Charmyn, ..], Carmen [Charmaine], Charmian [Charmin, ..], Charo, Chasidah, Chasina, Chasity [Chassy, ..], Chastity [Chasty, ..], Chava [Chayka, ..], Chavela [Chavelle], Chaviva, Siobhan [Chyvonne, ..], Chaya, Chazona [Chazonah], Claire [Chiara, ..], Consuelo [Chelo, ..], Shell [Chelle, ..], Michelle [Chelle], Chelle

Chelsea [Chessie, ..], Hephzibah [Chepzibah, ..], Chepzibah, Cher [Cherylie, ..], Sheryl [Cherilynn, ..], Sherry [Cheray], Cherelle, Cherene, Cherida, Cherie [Cheyrie, ..], Cherilyn [Cherylyn, ..], Cherise [Cheryse, ..], Cherish [Cherysh, ..], Cherith [Cheryth], Chermona [Chermonah], Cherry [Cheryth, ..], Cheryl [Chyrill, ..], Gwyneth [Cheryth], Cheryth [Cherith], Chesleigh [Chessli, ..]

Chesney [Chessnie, ..], Chessa [Chessy, ..], Chevonne [Chivonne, ..], Cheyenne [Chyanne, ..], Clara [Chiara], Chiara [Chiarra, ..], Ciara [Chiara], China [Chynna, ..], Chinara, Cipriana [Chiprianna, ..], Concepcion [Chita, ..], Chiquita [Chiquin, ..], Chiyo, Chloe [Chloee], Clorinda [Chlorinda], Cloris [Chloris], Chloris [Chloress], Choire, Cholena, Chorine

Crisanta [Chryssantha, ..], Chriselda, Griselda [Chriselda], Chrissie [Chrisy, ..], Christa [Chrystie, ..], Krista [Christa], Christabel [Chrystobel, ..], Crystal [Chrystalla, ..], Christelle [Christel], Christen [Chrystyn, ..], Christian [Chrystian, ..], Christiana [Christyann, ..], Christina [Chrystyna, ..], Christine [Chrystine, ..], Christmas, Christy [Chrystie, ..], Krysanthe [Chrysantha], Chrysantha [Chrysandra, ..], Chryseis [Chrysilla], Chrystal [Chrystalla]

Hulda [Chulda], Chuma, Chumani

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