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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Chantal
This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Chantal in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the girl's name Chantal:
Records indicate that 4,470 girls in the United States have been named Chantal since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1990, when 428 people in the U.S. were given the name Chantal. Those people are now 30 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Chantal
Based on the comments submitted below
5 Positive Comments
"It's my name and definitely pronounced "Shawn-Tall"... Shawn-tell is so basic. Beautiful name!" Nov. 7, 2020:
"My name is Chantal pronounced Shawn tall. I love my name it was my moms best friends middle name" Nov. 19, 2019:
"I know a girl named Chantal Alise. Now that's a nice name." Dec. 6, 2009:
"I agree that everyone pronounces it "Chantelle". I've heard others pronounce it Chan-tall. Yuck." Apr. 29, 2007:
"Everyone keeps saying "Chantelle." That's definitely not my name." May. 28, 2005:
8 Neutral Comments
"My name is Chantal but I pronounce it in Spanish like with a CH sound." Feb. 25, 2020:
"I love my name Chantal
but yes it drives me crazy when people pronounce it with a twangy chaen tell
I have only met a couple Chantals
Handful of Chantels and may 3 or 4 Chantelles
I?ve met way more Chaintells than Chawntalls
I just think it is funny that literally every single French person makes a comment about it being old fashioned" Jan. 16, 2020:
"my name is chantal and nobody spells it right and sometimes i hate how people have my name and to the people that read this i am french beacuse my dad is french so yeah AND IM 12 NOW IN 6TH GRADE" Oct. 23, 2017:
"my name is chantal and i like it to be pronounced as chantal but i have never see anyone spell it right" Apr. 19, 2017:
"My name is Chantal and I have NEVER met anyone who pronounces it right (with the exception of my French teacher in high-school). It's Shawn-tall." Dec. 30, 2009:
"This is my oldere sister's name. Everyone pronounces it like "Chantelle", but it is really supposed to sound like "Chan-tall"." Nov. 6, 2008:
"I hate how a good french name, my name - Chantal - has been made to sound soooo american. Chan-tell. Yuck! It's pronounced Shawn-t-AL." Aug. 9, 2007:
"I like my name except when people call me CHANEL bleh reminds me of perfume" Aug. 6, 2007:
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