What does Chen mean?
The name Chen is of Chinese origin.
The meaning of Chen is "dawn, great, tremendous".
Chen is used as both a boys and girls name.
It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Chen.
The Given Name Chen
Transferred use of the surname, a region name for an area in modern day Henan province.
Valiant and chic, it is a name considered by many parents.
Stylish yet delightful, the name is a great blend of character and flair.
A name that will flow off your tongue.
In the U.S. in 2016, less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 12,456
in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.
In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 8,865 in baby name popularity for boys with 8 occurrences.
View the Chen Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Chen has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Chen to other names.
Chen Related Names
Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?
Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Chen.
It may give you some insight about your new baby.
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Chen Name Fun
Would you like to fingerspell the name Chen in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.
Be creative with the name Chen.
Just for fun, see the name Chen 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 Chen in Nautical Flags page.