Chase

Chase - A very unique female name



  Aug 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Chase, meaning to hunt, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1983 on position #3224. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Chase and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Chase? 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 Chase. The baby girl name Chase was given to 34 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2368 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 41,566 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Chase peaked in popularity 22 years ago in 1997 on position 895.



Famous with this name

Chevy Chase
Charley Chase
Duane Chase


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Chase is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Chase is currently topping the baby name charts in Maryland at position #531 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,178.

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 Chase is where you live.


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Chase origin and meaning

Chase is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means to hunt. To see famous people named Chase, pop culture references for the name Chase and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Chase

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

Casey / Cassie / Chaya / Casie / Cassi / Chiyoko / Cesia / Cassey / Cassy / Chaka /

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
20122368
20112767
20102619
20092089
20081792
20071580
20061369
20051373
2004976
20031340
20021701
20011406
20001666
19991349
1998983
1997895
1996927
19951499
19942878
19933395
19913437
19902714
19893163
19882743
19842556
19833224

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Maryland531
Pennsylvania1123
Michigan1248
New York2012
California3178

Even more about Chase


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 Chase 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Chase?

1 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
1997
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Chase
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 41,566
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1983
2012 births +34

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