Modesty Origin and Meaning

The name Modesty is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "modesty".
Modesty is a virtue name dating to Roman times, but never widely used, except for hot 1960s movie spoof heroine, Modesty Blaise, based on a comic strip.

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Modesty in Pop Culture

  • Modesty Barebonecharacter in "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" by J.K. Rowling

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