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Popularity
43k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Chance

Gender: Boy. Ranked #1058 most popular

What does the name "Chance" mean?

Chance (English): Fortune, luck

The name "Chance" is of English origin and it means "Fortune, luck". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

C is for compassion, your finest side.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

Your name in reverse order is "Ecnahc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Cacneh". 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.

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 first appeared 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 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chance" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of 1,537 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 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 south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Chance born Feb 20, 1946

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 Northern China approximately on 1375. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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