What does Lester mean?
How popular is Lester?
Lester is a very prominent first name for men (#194 out of 1220, Top 16%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#709 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name history of Lester for boys. Lester reached its top position of #54 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the statistics of Lester and related names. Les is the only other prominent related form of Lester. Adoption of these forms of Lester was at its most widespread during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.53%) and has become much lower since.
Recommended similar baby names are Alester, Buster, Caster, Chester, Coster, Dexter, Feste, Fester, Foster, Gasper, Jesper, Kester, Lancester, Leslea, Leslee, Lesley, Lexer, Neper, Nester, Nestor, Peter, Vester, Webster, Westen and Wister. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lester.