English from French
"oak grove"

Chesney Origin and Meaning

The name Chesney is a girl's name of English origin meaning "oak grove".

A rising surname name for girls — it's overwhelmingly feminine, despite the association with Kenny Chesney.

Famous People Named Chesney

  • Chesney Henry "Chet" BakerAmerican male jazz trumpeter and singer
  • Chesney HawkesBritish male pop singer
  • Kenny ChesneyAmerican country music singer and songwriter

Chesney in Pop Culture

  • Chesney Browncharacter on the British soap "Coronation Street"
  • Chesney Karibcharacter on the UK version of "Shameless"