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Meaning and Origin of: Chan boy

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First name origin & meaning:

French: Candle maker

First name variations: Chand, Chandlor

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Chinese: Cantonese variant of Chen.
  2. Chinese: variant transcription of Zhan.
  3. Vietnamese (Chân): unexplained.
  4. Galician and Portuguese: topographic name from a field named Chan (Galician) or Chã (Portuguese), from Latin plana ‘level’, ‘flat’.

Famous people with this first name: Jackie Chan

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