Welsh Girls Names


Meaning of the Welsh Name Nesta

The meaning of this female name of Welsh origin is pure.

In other countries Nesta can be a male name, an example of which is the Jamaican athlete Nesta Carter.


Nesta is not a popular Welsh name and so it was no surprise that it was not in the top 100 baby girls’ names in 2014 according to statistics from the UK Government.

Famous People Called Nesta

Through out history women have put this name to good use with a few of them being Nesta Helen Webster who for the better part of her life wrote some of the best secret society books to this day.

Another women is Nesta Toumine who was one of few famous dancers from Canada.

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