Given Name CHIP

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: CHIP  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of CHARLES or CHRISTOPHER. It can also be from a nickname given in reference to the phrase a chip off the old block, used of a son who is similar to his father.

Categories

Animal Crossing characters, diminutives, Disney characters, English verbs, Kingdom Hearts characters, Mean Girls characters, nicknames, Power Rangers characters, Roseanne characters, song titles, word names
FEMININE FORMS: Carla, Carlene, Charla, Charlee, Karlene, Sharla
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Carolus, Karl (Ancient Germanic), Hristofor, Hristo (Bulgarian), Carles (Catalan), Carlu (Corsican), Karlo, Kristofor, Krsto (Croatian), Karel, Kryštof (Czech), Carl, Karl, Kristoffer, Christoffer, Kris (Danish), Christoffel, Karel (Dutch), Kaarle, Kaarlo, Karl, Kalle, Risto (Finnish), Charles, Christophe, Charlot (French), Carl, Christoph, Karl (German), Christoforos, Karolos (Greek), Kale (Hawaiian), Károly, Kristóf, Karcsi (Hungarian), Críostóir, Séarlas, Christie, Christy (Irish), Carlo, Cristoforo (Italian), Christophoros (Late Greek), Christophorus (Late Roman), Kristaps (Latvian), Sjarel (Limburgish), Karolis, Kristupas (Lithuanian), Hristofor, Hristo, Risto (Macedonian), Carl, Karl, Kristoffer, Christoffer (Norwegian), Karol, Krzysztof, Krzyś, Krzysiek (Polish), Carlos, Cristóvão, Carlinhos, Carlito, Carlitos (Portuguese), Carol (Romanian), Christie, Christy (Scottish), Karol, Krištof (Slovak), Karel, Krištof, Karol (Slovene), Carlos, Cristóbal, Carlito, Carlitos (Spanish), Carl, Karl, Kristoffer, Christoffer, Kalle (Swedish), Siarl (Welsh)
Entry updated July 2, 2008