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Gender: Male Origin of Chosen: WORD NAME

The name Chosen is a boy's name . Chosen and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Boys.

From the experts:

Chosen is officially a baby name thanks to Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, who chose (can't resist) the word as the name of his newborn son. While it may inspire bad puns, Chosen is actually a pretty good word name: It's got the two-syllable, n-ending sound that is so fshionable for boys' names, plus a positive, affirming meaning. And if Saint and Messiah can be baby names, why not Chosen? And there's no reason it can't also work for girls.

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Famous People Named Chosen

Chosen Jacobs, American actor
Chosen Sebastian Newton (b. 2015), son of American football quarterback Cam Newton

Pop Culture References for the name Chosen


beachbear Says:


What if Chosen has siblings? Naming a child Chosen is basically a declaration of favoritism.

I'm a Banana Says:



Chess345 Says:


In a world of muggles and technology, this name does not belong.

Amy Johnson Castro Says:


We named our son Chozen in 2010 and it has yet to apear on any baby name sites. We didn't even make it up, it is a character in Karate Kid 2. We love his name. Not weird enough to have to correct people but still interesting.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


Good for your country! Names like that really bother me.

Wittyusername103 Says:


Jesus is banned too. Any titles or names that cause distress are banned.

Carol Says:


what about Jesus?

Yessica Says:


It makes perfect sense.
He was...
The Chosen One.
If you catch my drift.

yourlocaldumpster Says:


Perfect, only if your child is the actual Chosen One from Harry Potter :/

Wittyusername103 Says:


Nope. Nope. Nopeity nope. There are some like Haven that work well but this doesn't. Also Messiah and Saint are not names in my country and are actually banned.

clairels Says:


Choose, chose, chosen...yeah, they're pretty obvious.

sometimeschessie Says:


What puns? Are they obvious and I'm just missing them?