Cheyenne

Cheyenne - A very unique female name



  Mar 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cheyenne, meaning people of a different language, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1970 on position #2160. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cheyenne and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cheyenne? 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 Cheyenne. The baby girl name Cheyenne was given to 960 baby girls in 2012, ranking #320 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,472 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cheyenne peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1996 on position 68.



Famous with this name

Cheyenne Jackson
Cheyenne Carron
Cheyenne Lainé


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Cheyenne is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cheyenne is currently topping the baby name charts in Kansas at position #109 - and is the least popular in Utah at position #684.

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 Cheyenne is where you live.


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Cheyenne origin and meaning

Cheyenne is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means people of a different language. To see famous people named Cheyenne, pop culture references for the name Cheyenne and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cheyenne

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

Connie / Cheyanne / Chana / Chyna / China / Cami / Chyanne / Chynna / Cianna / Cienna /

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
2012320
2011278
2010229
2009185
2008160
2007147
2006170
2005174
2004149
2003134
2002127
2001119
200098
199984
199872
199768
199668
199586
199499
1993135
1992169
1991175
1990328
1989599
1988647
1987671
1986791
1985889
1984982
1983854
1982866
1981959
1980855
19791115
19781105
19771255
19761102
19751478
19741473
19731589
19722103
19711896
19702160

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Kansas109
Tennessee157
Georgia166
West Virginia177
Missouri188
Oklahoma199
North Carolina207
Arkansas216
Kentucky218
North Dakota225
South Carolina232
Virginia245
Florida262
Ohio263
Louisiana273
Wisconsin279
Texas298
Washington313
Indiana318
Iowa329
Pennsylvania332
Maryland353
Oregon358
Arizona367
Michigan371
Mississippi380
New Mexico383
New Jersey434
Massachusetts445
Minnesota463
Alabama465
Colorado487
Illinois488
New York499
California560
Utah684

Even more about Cheyenne


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 Cheyenne 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 Cheyenne?

2 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
1996
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Cheyenne
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,472
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1970
2012 births +960

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