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Chanel Meaning


What does Chanel mean?

The name Chanel is of French origin.

The meaning of Chanel is "channel, pipe".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "modern invented name".

Chanel is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Cha-nel.

The Given Name Chanel

Chanel appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Chanel falls into the brand name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Chanel Iman.

Chanel Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 769 in baby name popularity for girls with 353 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 728 in baby name popularity for girls with 390 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Chanel Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Chanel has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Chanel to other names.

Chanel Related Names

Variants of the name Chanel include Chanelle.

The names Shanell, Shanella, Shanelle, Shanellia, Shannel, Shannell, Shannelle are all forms of Chanel.

Famous Chanels

  • Chanel Iman ~ Actress

Chanel Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Chanel.

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Chanel Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Chanel in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Chanel.

Just for fun, see the name Chanel in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Chanel in Nautical Flags page.