Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. CHANS  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Originally a diminutive of Chauncey. It is now usually given in reference to the English word chance meaning "luck, fortune" (ultimately derived from Latin cadens "falling").


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Entry updated January 22, 2019