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Boy Name: Estes

Name: Estes
Pronunciation: \e-stes, es-tes\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: by the estuary
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Eustis, Eustiss, Justus, Justis
Similar Names: Essex, Eston
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 707


Estes \e-stes, es-tes\ as a boy's name. Place name, or may be from the Latin "aestus", or "tide", possibly meaning "by the estuary". May also be related to "east". Estes Park, Colorado, a popular resort high in the Rockies, was named for its first settler.

Baby names that sound like Estes are Eustis, Eustiss, Justus and Justis. Other similar baby names are Essex and Eston.


Estes is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#707 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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