What does Modesta mean?
Modesta /mod-es-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of Modesta is "modest, without conceit". Modesta is a version of Modesty (Latin). Compare surname Modesti.
Modesta has 3 alternative forms via Modesty: Modestia, Modestina and Modestine.Kreatif forms: Madesta, Maidesta, Modesa. [more]
How popular is Modesta?
Modesta is a very prominent first name for females (#1820 out of 4276, Top 43%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Modesta for girls. Modesta entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak rank of #807 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)