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Gender: Male Meaning of Chase: "to hunt" Origin of Chase: French Chase's Popularity in 2017: #94

The name Chase is a boy's name of French origin meaning "to hunt". Chase is ranked #94 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Guy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Chase, with its sleek and ultraprosperous aura, is redolent of the worlds of high finance and international banking. Chase has been well used during the last few decades, seen as a character on 24 and on several young-audience shows.

There are a disproportionate number of football stars name Chase.

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Famous People Named Chase

Chasen Cord "Chase" Hampton, American actor and singer
William Clyde "Chase" Elliott II, American NASCAR driver
Chase Cameron Utley, American baseball player
Chase Jordan Headley, American baseball player
Chase Wyatt Blackburn, American football player
Chase Allen Coffman, American football player
(William) Chase Daniel, American NFL football player
Chase Andrew Bundinger, American basketball player
Chase Tyler Kalisz, American swimmer
Chase Landry, American reality TV personality ("Swamp People")
Chase Duddy, songwriter and musician of American electronic music duo XYLØ
Chase Sakic (b. 2000), son of ice hockey player Joe Sakic; twin sister Kamryn
Chase Bowman (b. 2005), son of singer and reality TV personality K. Michelle
Chase Shimabukuro (b. 2012), son of musician Jake Shimabukuro
Chase Ari Dirden (b. 2014), son of actors Brandon J. Dirden and Crystal Anne Dickinson
Chase Fiorenza (b. 2015), son of reality TV personalities Brad and Tori Fiorenza

Pop Culture References for the name Chase

Chase Davenport, character on TV's "Lab Rats"
Chase Stein aka Talkback, character in Marvel Comics' Runaways
Chase Edmunds, character on TV's 24
Charles "Chase" Matthews, character on TV's Zoey 101
Chase Carter, character in the book "She is One of the Boys" by E.M. Molleja
Chase Hammond, character in film Drive Me Crazy (1999)
Chase Adams, character on TV's "One Tree Hill"
Chase McKinney, character in film "Now You See Me 2"
Dr. Robert Chase, character on TV's "House," known as Chase
Annabeth Chase, character in Rick Riordan's book series Percy Jackson
Magnus Chase, character in Rick Riordan's book series with the same name
Chase Bank, retail banking division of JP Morgan Chase
Chase, Character in children's TV show "Paw Patrol"

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Liz Kent Says:


My son is called Chase, and we used Edmund as his middle name. That way, he has a fun name (that he loves) as a child, and can always use Edmund if he's looking for something more forma, when he's older.

Sadie Says:


tots agree

Sadie Says:


chase is that you?!

-EagleEyes- Says:


I like this name a lot as a middle name! It's one syllable, cool sounding, and flows well with other names.

Marlz81 Says:


This seems a little teen mom to me.