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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 2 Views | 🔊 14 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Spanish

Meaning: Name derived from indigen...

Pronunciation: chee-lay, ˈtʃɪ leɪ, CH IH L IY

Popularity Rank: #61,971

On this page:

  • 1. Chile Meaning
  • 2. Chile Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Chile
  • 4. Translations of Chile
  • 5. Chile Name Popularity
  • 6. Famous People with Name Chile
  • 7. Chile Name Poster
  • 8. Names similar to Chile

Chile Meaning

Chile is the name of a country in South America. It is derived from the indigenous Mapuche word 'chilli', meaning 'where the land ends'.

Chile also means "Name derived from indigenous Mapuche word, meaning 'where the land ends'".

Chile is commonly found in Nigeria, Chile, United States of America, and 42 more countries.

Chile Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: chee-lay

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): ˈtʃɪ leɪ

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: CH IH L IY

CH: Pronounce as in "cheese" (CH IY Z)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Chile?

Learn how to pronounce Chile correctly by listening to our 14 audio pronunciations. Click to hear each pronunciation as many times as you need to master it.

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  • Russian (Russia)
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    Mandarin Chinese
  • English (India)
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  • Hindi (India)
    Hindi (India)

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How Chile is Pronounced in Different Languages?

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Translations of Chile

Chile Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Chile is recorded 451 times globally, ranking it as the 61,971th most common name worldwide.

Chile is most prevalent in Nigeria, with 214 occurrences, making it the 3,718th most popular name in the country.

In Nigeria, the name Chile is found among 1 in every 5419 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Chile Popularity by Country

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Nigeria#3,7181 : 5,419
Chile#5,2221 : 9,001
United States of America#24,4641 : 29,658

List of countries the name Chile is rarely found

Famous People with Name Chile

  • Chile Eboe-Osuji
    Chile Eboe-Osuji is a Judge from Nigeria.
  • Chile Gómez
    Chile Gómez is a Baseball from US.
  • Chile Walsh is a Football from US.
  • Chileshe Kapwepwe is a Chief_executive from Zambia.
  • Chiletso Chipanga is a Chess from Malawi.

Nicknames for Chile

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Chile Name Poster

Chile Name Poster

Names similar to Chile


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