Channing: unisex baby name meaning and popularity

Channing

From an English surname meaning "people of Cana," Cana being a nickname for a place - but historians aren't exactly sure where. It's kind of fitting, though, as your little Channing will spend lots of time telling you about lots of imaginary places and friends. Little kid, big imagination.

Nicknames:

Chan, Channie.

Famous people named Channing:

Actor Channing Tatum; actresses Carol Channing and Stockard Channing; football player Channing Crowder; magician Channing Pollock; cartoonist Channing "Chan" Low.

Fun fact:

Channing is also the name of a town in the Texas panhandle.

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