Name Nestor - Meaning and origin

Origin of first name:


Meaning of the name:

From the Greek "traveler".
Nestor was, in Greek mythology, the king of Pylos. He participated in the Trojan War and came back unhurt.


The American actor Nestor Carbonell (Lost, Ringer), fictional detective Nestor Burma created by Léo Malet, Argentine football player Nestor Combin ...

Saint Nestor was bishop of Magydos (Asia Minor) in the third century and was a victim of anti-Christian persecutions under Emperor Decius. According to the legend, at the moment of suffering the martyrdom, he would have prayed to stop the rain so that his executioners remain dry ... he is therefore invoked to stop the rain!

His character :

Funny, playful, Nestor exudes the joy of living and does not like the constraints or the troubles ... He likes to surround himself with pleasant people and is generous and devoted with his family.

His party :

The Nestor are celebrated on February 26th.

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