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16k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Chanel

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Channel
  • #1844 All Time
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How popular is the name "Chanel" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1918707
1920505
1924707
1925505
1927505
1928505
1929808
1931505
1932505
1955770
1956770
1957660
1958770
195912120
1960770
196111110
196221210
196337370
196433330
196538380
196641410
196755550
196861610
196981810
197089890
19711111110
197287870
19731211210
19741191190
19751401400
19761511510
19771631630
19781981980
19792692645
19802812810
19812762706
19823313310
19834354350
19844374370
19854584580
19864954950
19874654650
19885445440
198953452311
19906096045
19916766760
19926586580
19935945940
19944684680
19953583580
19964224166
19973783780
19983253250
19992752750
20002772770
20012382380
20022092090
20032292290
20042612610
20052722720
20062872870
20073173170
20083773770
20093533530
20103323320
20113203200
20123693690
20133813810
20144484480

Want to know about the populiarty of Chanel? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,613 babies born with the name Chanel in the United States. That's more than enough Chanels to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Chanel" was in 1991 with a total of 676 babies.

According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chanel" ranks #96 in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 15 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of 658 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Chanel 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 "Chanel" mean? The list below shows the origins of Chanel as well as things modernly associated with the name Chanel such as celebrities named Chanel.

French

Origin and Meaning of Chanel

The name "Chanel" is of French origin, and it means "Channel". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Chanel Ryan

Chanel was born in 1976.

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Alternative Meanings

C is for captive, your web of charm.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

L is for loyalty, that you show.

Your name in reverse order is "Lenahc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Celnah". 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 Chanel born Aug 2, 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 New Guinea approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. 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.

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