Chesney Name Meaning & Origin

Chesney

Pronunciation: CHEHZ-nee (key)

Related Names:

Cheney, Chaney, Cheyne

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Comments and insights on the name Chesney: | Edit

Chesney is my maiden name. Never thought of it as a first name. It might end up being a middle name for my first born! :)

Chesney is my first name, but mine is not pronounced CheZ-knee.. it's CHESS-KNEE. It's been mispronounced my whole life.

Personal experiences with the name Chesney: | Edit

Everyone assumes its after Kenny Cheney, when our chesney is not!

Nicknames for Chesney: | Edit

Ches

Meanings and history of the name Chesney: | Edit

An English surname, derived from the Old French for "oak." The surnames Chaney, Cheney and Cheyne all derive from this same root.

Famous real-life people named Chesney: | Edit

Country singer Kenny Chesney

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