What does Chelan mean?
The meaning of Chelan is "deep water, deep notch".
Chelan is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Sha-lan.
The Given Name Chelan
The name Chelan derives from the traditional Wentachi name Tsi-Laan meaning "deep water" or Tsill-ane meaning "deep notch".
The spelling later changed to Chelan (pronounced sha-lan) possibly through the influence of French hunter / fur trappers that passed through the area.
Chelan falls into the water name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Chelan Simmons.
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In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
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Chelan Related Names
- Chelan Simmons ~ Actress
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Chelan Name Fun
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