Name: Rochester

Origin and Meaning of the Name Rochester

  • Meaning:
    Roof of a fort
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  • Pronunciation:
    (RAW chess tur)
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    Itself (Rochester)
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Miscellaneous Info for Rochester

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In "Jane Eyre," the eponymous heroine's love interest is Edward Rochester. Rochester originated as the name of a town in Kent, England, and is now the name of several towns in the U.S.

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