What does Rochester mean?
How popular is Rochester?
Rochester is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#8137 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Prominent related forms of Rochester (outside Top 1000) are Chester, Chet and Rock. Adoption of these relations of Rochester reached its peak during the years 1960-1969 (average #664) and has become less since, with the forms Chester and Chet becoming less fashionable. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Rochester and affiliated names. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
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Suggested similar baby names are Alester, Coster, Fester, Forester, Forrester, Forster, Foster▼, Hollister, Kester, Lancester, Lanchester, Lankester, Leicester, Lester▼, Manchester, Nester, Roche, Rochus, Rossiter, Silvester, Sylvester▼, Todhunter and Vester▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rochester.