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Gender: M Meaning of Nestor: "traveler, voyager" Origin of Nestor: Greek

The name Nestor is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "traveler, voyager". Nestor and is often added to user-created lists like My Favorite Boys' Names A~Z! and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 sons whose names started with...".

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A wise ruler of legend--his sage advice helped the Greeks win the Trojan War--whose name is a possibility for the adventurous, though related in sound to the dated Lester-Hester family.

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Famous People Named Nestor

Nestor Carbonell - American actor

Pop Culture References for the name Nestor

Little Nestor, character in a MadTV Claymation segment

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