Nester Family History
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Nester Name Meaning
German: presumably a topographic name from Middle High German nest ‘nest’, ‘hideout’, ‘home’, or possibly a nickname for a surly person, from a derivative of Middle High German nast ‘knot’ (see Nast). German: habitational name for someone from Nest, a place near Köslin in eastern Germany. Possibly an altered spelling of Nestor.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Nesser, Netter, Pester, Bester, Rester, Reuter, Tester, Wester, Ester