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 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chance" ranks #101 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, 37 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of 1,724 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 new england region? 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 comic, laughter is your tonic.
H is for hope, the encouragement you give.
A is for agreeable, the best side of you!
N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.
C is for casual, no pretension here.
E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.
Your name in reverse order is "Ecnahc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Chanec". 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 Jan 10, 1966
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 Southern Africa approximately on 925. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.
As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
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.