in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: English
- Meaning: Fortune, luck
- #1058 All Time
Pronunciation of Chance
How popular is the name "Chance" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Chance? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 43,354 babies born with the name Chance in the United States. That's more than enough Chances to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1883 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Chance" was in 1996 with a total of 2,243 babies. (That's a lot of baby Chances)
According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chance" ranks #98 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 16 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 1985. Across the entire United States a total of 657 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Chance popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Chance in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Chance" mean? The list below shows the origins of Chance as well as things modernly associated with the name Chance such as celebrities named Chance.
Origin and Meaning of Chance
The name "Chance" is of English origin, and it means "Fortune, luck". It's a name commonly given to boys.
C is for compatible, a friend's friend.
H is for happiness, you always bring.
A is for activities, for you have many.
N is for nice, need I say more?
C is for compassion, your finest side.
E is for eternal, your spirit will live.
Your name in reverse order is "Ecnahc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hacnec". 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 Chance born Jul 28, 1968
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 Austria approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.
You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
Name poster for Chance
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.