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Boy Name: Chesley

Name: Chesley
Pronunciation: \ch(es)-ley\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Chesley's also a girl name)
Meaning: meadow of the camp
Origin: Latin
Variant forms: Cheslea, Cheslee, Chesleigh, Cheslie, Chesly
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 10112


Chesley \ch(es)-ley\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Chesley), is of Old English and Latin origin, and the meaning of Chesley is "meadow of the camp".

Chesley has 5 variant forms: Cheslea, Cheslee, Chesleigh, Cheslie and Chesly.


Chesley is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#10112 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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