English or Irish
"people of Cana or wolf cub"

Channing Origin and Meaning

The name Channing is a girl's name of English, Irish origin meaning "people of Cana or wolf cub".

While the most famous Channing is the very male Channing Tatum, the name is now given about a third of the time for girls. It makes an attractive surname-name for either gender.

# 590 in the US

Channing Rank in US Top 1000

Channing Popularity

Famous People Named Channing

  • Carol ChanningAmerican actress and singer
  • Stockard ChanningAmerican actress and singer

Channing in Pop Culture

  • Caroline Channingcharacter on TV's 2 Broke Girls