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Modeste Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Modeste, a vernacular form of Latin Modestus, from the adjective modestus ‘reserved’, ‘gentle’, ‘virtuous’. Compare Italian Modesto.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Modeste Family Origin

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Modeste Family Occupations

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  • Porter

    100%

In 1880, the most common Modeste occupation in the USA was Porter. 100% of Modeste's were Porters.

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Modeste Historical Records

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Modeste Life Expectancy

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