Chávez

biographical name (1)
Chá·​vez | \ ˈchä-vəs How to pronounce Chávez (audio) , -ˌvez\

Definition of Chávez

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Carlos 1899–1978 Mexican composer

Chavez

biographical name (2)

Definition of Chavez (Entry 2 of 2)

Cesar (Estrada) 1927–1993 American labor leader

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