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Modesta

What does Modesta mean?

Modesta Pronunciation of Modesta [mod-es-ta] 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).

Variations

Modesta has 3 alternative forms via Modesty: Modestia, Modestina and Modestine.

Creative forms:
(female) Modesma, Modesna, ..

(male) Modesmar, Modeson, ..

Middle name pairings:
Modesta Lucy (M.L.), ..

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. Demographics)

Modesta entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its peak rank of #1425 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Modesta name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Modesta outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Alesta, Calesta, Celesta, Coetta, Coleta (see Colette), Coletta, Conetta, Coretta, Cosetta, Donetta, Doretta, Ernesta, Fiesta, Joetta, Joleta, Joletta, Jonetta, Josetta, Kalesta, Koretta, Kosta, Loleta, Loletta, Loreta, Loretta, Madeira, Madella, Madena, Madera, Majesta, Majesty, Maressa, Maretta, Medea, Medeia, Meerta, Melesa, Melessa, Mesa, Meta, Meyta, Miesha, Minetta, Molissa, Monet, Monisha, Moreisa, Morela, Morella, Morena, Morisa, Morissa, Morysa (see Marisa), Mosella, Mosette, Musetta, Myesha, Myiesha, Nesta, Odetta, Questa, Roberta, Robetta (see Roberta), Rosetta, Silesta, Vedetta (see Vedette) and Vesta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Modesta.

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