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Popularity
240k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Chad

Gender: Boy. Ranked #305 most popular

What does the name "Chad" mean?

Chad (English): From the Warrior's Town

The name "Chad" is of English origin and it means "From the Warrior's Town". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 13 other names that are similar to this one.

C is for compassion, your finest side.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

Your name in reverse order is "Dahc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hadc". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Chad" in the U.S.?



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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 first appeared 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 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chad" ranks #91 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, 50 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1993. Across the entire United States a total of 3,143 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 east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Chad

Chad Michael Murray

Chad Michael Murray is an actor, model, spokesperson, and writer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1999 to present. Chad was born in 1981 as Chad Michael Murray in Buffalo, New York, U.S.

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Chad Kroeger

Chad Kroeger is a musician, producer, and entrepreneur with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1995 to present. Chad was born in 1974 as Chad Robert Turton-Kroeger in Hanna, Alberta, Canada.

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Chad Lowe

Chad Lowe is an actor, director, and producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1984 to present. Chad was born in 1968 as Charles Davis Lowe II in Dayton, Ohio, U.S.

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Chad Johnson

Chad Johnson is a cfl player. Chad was born in 1978 in Miami, Florida.

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Pimp C

Pimp C is a rapper, singer, and producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1987 to 2007. Pimp was born in 1973 as Chad Lamont Butler in Port Arthur, Texas, U.S.

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Chad Ochocinco

Chad Ochocinco is a cfl player. Chad was born in 1978 in Miami, Florida.

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Past life for Chad born Jun 22, 1965

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Siberia approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.