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Modesto meaning and name origin

Modesto \m(o)-des-to, mod(e)-sto\ as a boy's name is pronounced mo-DESS-toh. It is of Spanish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Modesto is "modest, moderate, humble". A Spanish saint's name.

Modesto has 3 variant forms: Madesto, Medesto and Modestus.


Popularity of Modesto

Modesto is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1137 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#23565 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Modesto for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Modesto with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Modesto name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Modesto outside U.S.

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