What does Modesta mean?
Modesta \m(o)-des-ta, mod(e)-sta\ as a name for girls. The meaning of Modesta is "modest, without conceit". Modesta is a derivative of Modesty (Latin). Somewhat unusual as a given name for baby girls.
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)