Diminutive of Charles, French from German
"free man"

Chas Origin and Meaning

The name Chas is boy's name meaning "free man".
Retro nickname for Charles that has the potential for revival, a la Hal, Ike, and Gus.

Ben Stiller played the high-strung but devoted Chas Tenenbaum in Wes Anderson’s 2001 film The Royal Tenenbaums.

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Famous People Named Chas

  • Charles Samuel "Chas" AddamsAmerican cartoonist who created The Addams Family
  • Bryan James "Chas" ChandlerEnglish bassist for The Animals
  • Charles "Chas" CronkEnglish bassist for The Strawbs
  • Charles Nicholas "Chas" HodgesEnglish musician of duo Chas & Dave
  • Charles "Chas" NewbyEnglish bassist who briefly played with The Beatles
  • Chas Lucas SkellyAmerican mixed martial artist
  • Charles James "Chas" McDevittEnglish skiffle musician
  • Chas John LicciardelloAustralian comedian and member of satirical team The Chaser
  • Charles William "Chas" MessengerEnglish cyclist
  • Charles 'Chas' MortimerEnglish motorcyclist

Chas in Pop Culture

  • Chas Tenenbaumcharacter in film "The Royal Tenenbaums"
  • Charles Norbert "Chas" FinsterChuckie's dad on animated series "Rugrats"