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Modesta Surname History
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- Modesta family history
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- Modesta last name meaning & etymology
- Modesta spelling & pronunciation
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Modesta Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Modesta can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Modesta may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Modesta Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Modesta come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Modesta are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Modesta Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Modesta were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Modesta. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Modesta surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Modesta change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time.
Last names similar to ModestaModesta-bonna Modestas Modestavicie Modeste Modester Modesterdanny Modestesdatter Modest gardinen Modesti Modestia Modestier Modesti-leon Modestin Modestina Modestine Modestini Modestino Modesto Modestocarlos Modestoff
Modesta Family Tree
Here are a few of the Modesta genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Modestas
- Alice Modesta 1909 - 1973
- Carmela Modesta 1887 - 1972
- Joseph Modesta 1910 - 1974
- Richard J Modesta 1950 - 1997
- Richard Modesta 1914 - 1981
- Julia Modesta 1921 - 2007
- Frank J Modesta 1964 - 1994
- Frank Modesta 1883 - 1966
- Sr M Modesta 1909 - 1992
- Sister M Modesta Olbe 1893 - 1973