What does Estes mean?
Estes \e-stes, es-tes\ as a boys' name. Place name. May be from the Latin aestus, or tide, with the meaning "by the estuary". May also be related to "east". Estes Park, Colorado, a popular resort high in the Rockies, was named for its first settler.
Estes is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#707 out of 88799, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Estes for boys. Estes has yet to make it into the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Estes is pronounced similarly to Eustis. Like Estes, this name is not commonly used.