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Origin

  • Hebrew, Persian

Meaning/history

  • Myrtle leaf, "the worthy" and "the diligent" or "whole",
  • star,
  • Hebrew version of Ishtar the name of the Persian goddess of love

Nicknames

  • Essie, Ettie,
  • Esty,
  • Est,
  • Essy,
  • Hetty, Hettie, Estee, Tess, Etta

Interesting Esthers

  • Queen Esther in the Bible,
  • Esther Rantzen,
  • Esther Summerson from the novel Bleak House

Unfortunate Esthers

Esther goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Rose,
  • Ruth,
  • Lucy,
  • Myrtle,
  • Myrtle,
  • Elizabeth

When I hear Esther
I think of...

  • beauty,
  • A pretty English rose
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