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157k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Chelsea

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #449 All Time
Girls
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31k Chelsey (English)
4k Chelsi (American)
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How popular is the name "Chelsea" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1910550
1914505
1915770
1916707
19181376
19191257
1920505
1922770
1924606
1925660
1926550
1927770
19301055
1932550
1935550
1942550
1944505
1950660
1952550
1954770
1956505
1957660
1959770
1960990
1961550
1963660
1964880
1965770
1966880
1967660
196842420
19692012010
19702262260
19712022020
19722172170
19732412410
19743773770
19753563506
19764484417
19774824820
19785125057
19794504437
19805465415
19815415410
19821,7231,7158
19832,7182,70612
19843,5473,52918#84 girl name
19853,6323,61418#75 girl name
19863,7703,75119#73 girl name
19876,6536,63122#47 girl name
19888,9118,88130#33 girl name
198911,29611,24749#27 girl name
199012,81512,78233#24 girl name
199113,54213,51032#18 girl name
199216,19616,17422#15 girl name
199311,30811,29018#25 girl name
19947,7277,71314#38 girl name
19956,7746,76014#47 girl name
19965,8745,8659#55 girl name
19974,4674,4607#73 girl name
19983,5253,5187#94 girl name
19992,7332,7258
20002,3802,3800
20012,1162,1160
20021,7901,7837
20031,8371,8370
20041,7631,75211
20051,7341,7340
20061,8241,8240
20071,6401,6400
20081,5141,5140
20091,4291,4290
20101,4161,4160
20111,4241,4240
20121,3551,3550
20131,1721,1720
20141,1911,1910

Want to know about the populiarty of Chelsea? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 156,837 babies born with the name Chelsea in the United States. That's more than enough Chelseas to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1910 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Chelsea" was in 1992 with a total of 16,174 babies. (That's a lot of baby Chelseas)

According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chelsea" ranks #23 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 41 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of 13,542 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Chelsea" mean?

Chelsea (English): Port for chalk or limestone

The name "Chelsea" is of English origin and it means "Port for chalk or limestone". It's a name commonly given to girls.

C is for complete, nothing further needed here.

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

E is for elegant, born within you.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

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

Where is the name Chelsea popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Chelsea 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!

Celebrities named Chelsea

Chelsea Clinton

Chelsea was born in 1980 as Chelsea Victoria Clinton in Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.

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Chelsea Staub

Chelsea Staub is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Chelsea was born in 1988 as Chelsea Kane Staub in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.

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Chelsea Korka

Chelsea was born in 1986.

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Chelsea Smith

Chelsea was born in 1997.

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Past life for Chelsea born Oct 3, 1992

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 Central England approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Chelsea

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