Chelsea
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
CHEL-see
Meaning
Born on a pier
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Chelsea originates in Old English and means "born on a pier". It was derived from a place name, a district in London. Until now Chelsea is the name of various places not only in the United Kingdom, but also in the United States. As a feminine given name it wasn't used until the 20th century.

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Chelsea Clinton - daughter of former President Bill Clinton
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