Other Origin(s):French, German
Meaning:Fortune; Gamble
Chancey is a cheerful surname-turned-first name from the English Chance and Chauncey. Meaning “fortune” and “gamble,” perhaps this is a calling to take a chance on Chancey. Chancey’s history grows deep, derived from the French place name Chancé and the German Schanze. It also likely stems from the Old French cheaunce, once a nickname for a gambler or those with incredibly good or comedically bad luck. Unique and undeniably charming, fortune will favor the bold with a name like Chancey.
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