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Chesney Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Chesney is of Slavic origin.

The meaning of Chesney is "peaceful".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 2430  in baby name popularity for girls with 74 occurrences.  It ranked 7587 in popular baby names for boys with 10 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Chesney is a variant spelling of Chesna.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Chesney.

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

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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