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Channing Meaning


What does Channing mean?

The name Channing is of French origin.

The meaning of Channing is "channel, pipe".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "canal ".

Channing is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 8 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Cha-nning.

The Given Name Channing

Embraced by many parents, the name Channing, is one of warmth and grace.

Delightful yet enchanting, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Channing remains a favorite due to its fearless and classic nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Channing Tatum.

Channing Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 2,021 in baby name popularity for girls with 97 occurrences. It ranked 828 in baby name popularity for boys with 271 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,748 in baby name popularity for girls with 119 occurrences. It ranked 782 in baby name popularity for boys with 298 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Channing has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Channing Name Popularity Page.

Channing Related Names

Famous Channings

  • Channing Tatum ~ Actor

Channing Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Channing.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Channing Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Channing.

Just for fun, see the name Channing 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 Channing in Nautical Flags page.