Chloe

Chloe - A popular female name



  May 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Chloe, meaning young green shoot, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #739. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Chloe and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Chloe? 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 Chloe. The baby girl name Chloe was given to 9,595 baby girls in 2012, ranking #11 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 147 baby girls were given this name - making this a popular female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Chloe peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2009 on position 9.



Famous with this name

ChloŽ Grace Moretz
Chloe Bennet
ChloŽ Sevigny


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Rating: 4/5 (48 people)


Chloe is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Chloe is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #5 - and is the least popular in Delaware at position #56.

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 Chloe is where you live.


Comment and discuss





  • BabyNameScience.com - Baby Name ExpertA few moments ago
    Looking for a popular and unique name? Just because Chloe is a popular baby name it doesn't mean that every other kid on the block will have the same name. In fact, assuming that little Chloe goes to a school with 500 kids there will actually be less than 2 other girls in that school with the same name. Unique and popular!

Chloe origin and meaning

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

Similar to Chloe

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

Cecilia / Cecelia / Celia / Callie / Cleo / Cecile / Cayla / Cali / Caylee / Cecily /

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
201211
201110
20109
20099
200810
200716
200618
200519
200423
200324
200225
200130
200038
199963
199887
1997109
1996112
1995136
1994155
1993158
1992161
1991178
1990210
1989301
1988482
1987430
1986473
1985574
1984599
1983863
1982851
19811090
19801037
19791430
19781171
19771359
19761352
19751713
19741819
19731776
19702281
19692248
19662345
19531783
19471931
19461304
19441691
19431249
19421302
1941994
1940977
1939997
1938934
1937840
1936855
1935987
1934959
1933854
1932845
1931989
1930814
19291339
19281162
19271375
19261371
19251216
1924901
19231052
1922963
1921752
1920750
1919982
1918702
1917761
1916583
1915572
1914741
1913633
1912598
1911483
1910739

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana5
Mississippi5
Hawaii6
Idaho7
Wyoming7
Alaska8
Kentucky8
Maine8
Tennessee8
Alabama9
Nevada9
Maryland9
Georgia9
Virginia10
New York10
District of Columbia10
North Carolina10
Arkansas11
South Carolina11
Vermont12
Washington12
Indiana13
Kansas13
Missouri13
Florida13
Iowa13
Utah13
West Virginia14
Ohio14
California14
Oklahoma15
Michigan15
Rhode Island15
South Dakota15
Montana15
Oregon16
Pennsylvania16
Nebraska17
Illinois18
New Jersey18
Massachusetts19
New Hampshire20
Wisconsin20
Arizona20
Texas20
North Dakota20
Colorado21
Connecticut22
Minnesota22
New Mexico25
Delaware56

Even more about Chloe


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 Chloe a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Chloe?

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
2009
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Chloe
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 147
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +9,595

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