Chicago - Meaning of Chicago

What does Chicago mean?

[ 3 syll. (c)hi-ca-go, ch-ic-ago ] The baby boy name Chicago is pronounced as SHAHKAAGOW †. Chicago is used chiefly in English and it is derived from Algonquian-Wakashan origins. The meaning of Chicago is powerful.

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Chicago is not commonly used as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Chicago include Sachea, Sachie (English), Sachiho (Japanese), Sachio (Japanese), Sachiyo, Sagia, Sahaja (Indian), Sakea, Sasacus, Sasakus, Sassacus, Sassakus, Secgwic, Sedgewyck, Seiichi (Japanese), Seijea, Seiko, Senneca, Sequoia (English), and Sequoya.

† Pronunciation for Chicago: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"

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