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Ernesta

What does Ernesta mean?

Ernesta Pronunciation of Ernesta as a name for girls is of Old German origin, and the name Ernesta means "serious; battle to the death". Ernesta is a variant form of Ernestine (Old German): elaborated feminine variation of Ernest. See also Erna, Nesta

ASSOCIATED WITH Er-, -ta, battle

Variations

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ERNESTINE Erna, Ernesha, Ernestina, Ernestyna, Ernesztina

CREATIVE FORMS
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MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Ernesta Kayley (E.K.), ..

How popular is Ernesta?

Ernesta is an unusual given name for women. Ernesta is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Ernestine, Ernestina and Erna are the popular variation forms of Ernesta (NOT RANKED) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Ernestyna, are uncommon. These forms of Ernesta were at the height of their popularity 95 years ago (MEDIAN #530). (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Erna, Ernestina, Ernestine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ernesta and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Agneta, Aneeta, Aneta, Anetta, Areta, Aretta, Argenta, Arleta, Arletta, Arnessa, Arnetta, Arnita, Benetta, Berneta, Bretta, Brieta, Brunetta, Calesta, Cinetta, Conetta, Crista, Crysta, Darnetta, Donetta, Earletta, Eberta, Egberta, Elberta, Elesha, Elletta, Eneida, Erena, Erisha, Erletta, Erlette, Ervette, Evetta, Eyvetta (see Evette), Finetta, Genista, Ginetta, Ginista (see Genista), Greeta, Inesita, Inetta, Janetta, Jonetta, Kineta, Kinetta, Leneta, Linetta, Lunetta, Lynetta, Majesta, Minetta, Modesta, Nineta, Ninetta, Oreta, Oretta, Ornetta (see Arnette), Questa, Renetta, Silesta, Trysta, Vaneeta, Vanetta, Venetta, Vesta, Vinetta, Vynetta, Waneeta, Wanetta, Zaneta and Zanetta. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ernesta.

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