Chancellor

Chancellor - A very unique male name



  May 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Chancellor, meaning chief secretary, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1976 on position #1985. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Chancellor and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Chancellor? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Chancellor. The baby boy name Chancellor was given to 10 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2997 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 164,106 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Chancellor peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 2001 on position 1084.



Famous with this name

Anna Chancellor
Freddy Chancellor
Chancellor Miller


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Chancellor is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Chancellor is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,623 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,306.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Chancellor is where you live.


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Chancellor origin and meaning

Chancellor is a 10 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means chief secretary. To see famous people named Chancellor, pop culture references for the name Chancellor and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Chancellor

We've found the following names that sound similar to Chancellor, sorted by popularity.

Chancelor / Consuelo /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122997
20112421
20103331
20092938
20082687
20071922
20062393
20051940
20042104
20031404
20021372
20011084
20001270
19991701
19981549
19971417
19961913
19951929
19941746
19932631
19922616
19911761
19902294
19892416
19761985

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1623
Texas2306

Even more about Chancellor


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Chancellor a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Chancellor?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Chancellor
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 164,106
Letter count 10
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1976
2012 births +10

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