The baby boy name Lester represent unique meaning, From a fort near the river Legra, is popular among english ethenicity or origin.

The name pronounce as les-tər, the name contain around 2 syllables in pronouciations.

The human Lester has also nick names such as Les, and also has variations of Leicester.

Lester is an Anglo-Saxon name, derived from an old place name 'Ligora Ceaster'. In old English 'Ligore' means 'dwellers on the river Legra' and 'Ceaster' was the name of a Roman fort and was itself derived from the Latin word 'castra', which means 'a legionary camp'.

Famous Lester's

  • Lester Bowie Jazz Musician
  • Lester Dole Baseball Player
  • Lester Patrick Hockey Player
  • Lester Ricard Football Player
  • Lester Selvage Basketball Player
  • Lester Young Jazz Musician

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