Meaning:camp of soldiers
Chester as a boy's name is pronounced CHES-ter. It is of Old English and Latin origin, and the meaning of Chester is "camp of soldiers".
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- Chester A. ArthurUnited States President
- Chester GreenwoodInventor
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