What does chesapeake mean?

Definitions for chesapeakeˈtʃɛs əˌpik

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  1. Chesapeake

    Chesapeake is an independent city located in the South Hampton Roads portion of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area of Virginia in the United States. One of the cities Hampton Roads, Chesapeake was formed in 1963 by a political consolidation of the city of South Norfolk with the former Norfolk County, which dated to 1691. Chesapeake is the second-largest city by land area in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Chesapeake is a diverse city in which few urban areas as well as many square miles of protected farmland, forests, and wetlands, including a substantial portion of the Great Dismal Swamp. Extending all the way from the rural border with North Carolina to the harbor area of Hampton Roads adjacent to the cities of Norfolk and Portsmouth, Chesapeake is located on the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway and has miles of waterfront industrial, commercial and residential property. It is currently the third largest city in Virginia in terms of population. As of 2012, its population is 228,210. In 2011, Chesapeake was named the 21st best city in America by Bloomberg Businessweek.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chesapeake in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chesapeake in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kathleen Gaffney:

    There will be survivors, and I think Chesapeake is one of them.

  2. Chesapeake Energy:

    Chesapeake is deeply saddened by the news that we have heard today and our thoughts and prayers are with the McClendon family during this difficult time.

  3. Chesapeake Energy:

    Chesapeake is deeply saddened by the news that we have heard today and our thoughts and prayers are with the Aubrey McClendon family during this difficult time.

  4. George Schultze:

    If you do not participate as a bondholder, you risk getting primed as new debt comes in ahead of you, we're really starting to see distress as a lot of capital structures similar to Chesapeake's just don't make economic sense any more.

  5. Chesapeake Energy:

    Chesapeake has been actively cooperating for some time with a criminal antitrust investigation by the Department of Justice regarding past land leasing practices, chesapeake does not expect to face criminal prosecution or fines relating to this matter.

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