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Nester /ne-ster/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Nester's root is Greek, and the meaning of Nester is "traveler". Nester is a variant transcription of Nestor (Greek): also possibly "homecoming". Compare surname Noster.


Nester has 1 variant: Nestore.

Nester has 2 more alternative forms via Nestor: Nesterio and Nestorio.

Kreatif forms: Naster, Newster, Nister. [more]

pinHow popular is Nester?

Nester is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#5749 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)

The only prominent alternative form of Nester (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 is Nestor. This boy name reached the top of its popularity in the year 1991 (usage of 0.413%) and has become significantly less popular since, with Nestor becoming less stylish. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Nester and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nestor in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nester and related baby names outside U.S.

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Suggested similar baby names are Fester, Kester, Lester and Vester. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nester.