Rochester Name Meaning and Origin

Rochester is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘English’ origin. The baby name Rochester means “From A Roofed Roman Fort”.

 

Rochester Origin:

Origin of the name is: “English”

 

Gender:

Rochester is a Boy name.

 

Pronunciation:

The pronunciation of the name is: “RAH + ches + tar”

 

Rochester Name Meaning:

Rochester is an Anglo-Saxon locational name, derived from the Old English word ‘hrofaecasetre’, itself derived from the words ‘hrof’, which means ‘roof’, and ‘caester’, which means ‘Roman fort’. Rovecestre is the earlier form of the name Rochester.

 

Religion:

It is a Christian baby name.

 

Syllable:

N/A

 

Variations or similar name:

Rock, Chester, Chet

 

Famous people with this name:

Edmund Lincoln “Eddie” Anderson aka Rochester, American actor

 

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