Origin : English

battle warrior

The name Chad is a boy's name of English origin meaning "battle warrior". Despite all the "hanging," "dangling," and "pregnant" chad jokes of the 2000 election, this saint's name and remnant of the Brad-Tad era didn't get a boost in popularity. But Chad still holds some surfer-boy appeal for a number of modern parents.

Popularity of name Chad over time

There are 240896 people in the U.S. with the first name Chad, this name was mostly popular in 1972 with popularity 13399 .

Chad is used for both genders.

99.57 percent of people with the first name Chad are man

0.43 percent of people with the first name Chad are woman

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Most Famous People Named Chad

brother of musician Kurt Cobain
American rapper
lead singer of Canadian band Nickelback
American soccer player
American musician of The Neptunes and N.E.R.D.
American NFL player
character on TV's "Sonny with a Chance"
brother of actor Cody Linley
American actor
character on podcast "Welcome to Night Vale"
7th century Anglo-Saxon bishop
American actor and LGBT activist
American actor
character on the soap opera "Days of Our Lives"
American drummer for band the Red Hot Chili Peppers

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