Spelling variation of Chaney
"oak tree"

Cheney Origin and Meaning

The name Cheney is a boy's name of French origin meaning "oak tree".

Strong, solid surname name. For many this name will be inextricably linked with former Vice President Dick Cheney - a hinderance or a virtue, depending on your political leanings.

Famous People Named Cheney

  • Richard Bruce "Dick" CheneyAmerican Vice President