in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: English
- Meaning: From the Warrior's Town
- #305 All Time
Pronunciation of Chad
How popular is the name "Chad" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1969||4,079||18||4,061||#70 boy name|
|1970||6,668||25||6,643||#51 boy name|
|1971||12,186||51||12,135||#29 boy name|
|1972||13,450||49||13,401||#25 boy name|
|1973||12,950||67||12,883||#25 boy name|
|1974||12,865||64||12,801||#26 boy name|
|1975||12,912||63||12,849||#27 boy name|
|1976||11,844||69||11,775||#29 boy name|
|1977||10,894||56||10,838||#34 boy name|
|1978||10,183||64||10,119||#35 boy name|
|1979||10,211||56||10,155||#38 boy name|
|1980||10,183||35||10,148||#39 boy name|
|1981||8,459||49||8,410||#47 boy name|
|1982||7,959||51||7,908||#48 boy name|
|1983||7,431||47||7,384||#49 boy name|
|1984||7,100||37||7,063||#51 boy name|
|1985||6,517||50||6,467||#57 boy name|
|1986||6,058||33||6,025||#59 boy name|
|1987||5,663||39||5,624||#63 boy name|
|1988||5,323||28||5,295||#65 boy name|
|1989||4,733||11||4,722||#74 boy name|
|1990||4,355||6||4,349||#85 boy name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Chad? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 239,849 babies born with the name Chad in the United States. That's more than enough Chads to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given to 11 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Chad" was in 1972 with a total of 13,401 babies. (That's a lot of baby Chads)
According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chad" ranks #47 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Colorado. Imagine that, 147 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of 7,959 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Chad popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Chad in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Chad" mean? The list below shows the origins of Chad as well as things modernly associated with the name Chad such as celebrities named Chad.
Origin and Meaning of Chad
The name "Chad" is of English origin, and it means "From the Warrior's Town". It's a name commonly given to boys.
Chad Kroeger is a musician, producer, and entrepreneur specializing in post-grunge, hard rock, heavy metal, and pop rock music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1995 to present. Chad was born in 1974 as Chad Robert Turton-Kroeger in Hanna, Alberta, Canada.
Chad Lowe is an actor, director, and producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1984 to present. Chad was born in 1968 as Charles Davis Lowe II in Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
Pimp C is a rapper, singer, and producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1987 to 2007. Pimp was born in 1973 as Chad Lamont Butler in Port Arthur, Texas, U.S.
C is for compatible, a friend's friend.
H is for hero, as you appear to many.
A is for accord, the harmony you spread.
D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.
Your name in reverse order is "Dahc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dach". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Chad born Jan 24, 1951
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Scotland approximately on 1800. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.
Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.
Name poster for Chad
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.