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Esther Name Meaning

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Esther meaning

Esther meaning

Name :

Esther

Meaning of Esther :

Star

Origin of name Esther :
Hebrew
Esther Numerology :
Personality No. 2

More About Hebrew Name : Esther

  • In the book of Old Testament Esther was a beautiful Jewish woman who is chosen by the king of Persia (now Iran; see Persian Empire) to be his queen. Esther, with the aid of her cousin Mordecai, stops a plot to massacre the Jews in Persia, and Mordecai becomes the king's chief minister.

    This event is celebrated by Jews as the feast of Purim.

  • Esther is drived from an Eastern Goddess ISHTAR and means "star" or "galaxy" in Persian language. The history . behind the name , Queen Esther helped to save the Jews during wars and conflicts. The name is popular in Britain after the birth of Ester Cleveland in the year of 1893, who was the daughter of famous leader and president Grover Cleveland. Esther Williams of present generation,is a beautiful actress and a swimmer.

  • Possibly means star in Persian. Alternatively it could be a derivative of the name of the Near Eastern goddess ISHTAR. The Book of Esther in the Old Testament tells the story of Queen Esther, the Jewish wife of the king of Persia who saved the Jews of t

  • Esther is the name of the Jewish queen of King Ahasuerus of Persia who save her people from the wicked plans of Haman. It is a symbolic name for girls.

Famous Name Esther

  • Esther Epstein

    is an United States chess player and systems manager, who has won the U.S. Women's Chess Champion in 1991 and 1997. Still in the USSR, Epstein was the USSR Women's Vice-Champion in 1976. She has played for the U.S. Women's Olympiad team four times.

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Variant and Rhyming Names

Variant Baby Names of Esther:

: Essie, Essy, Esta, Estee, Ester, Estera, Ettey, Etti, Ettie, Etty, Hester, Hesther, HeEssie, Essy, Esta

Rhyming Names of Esther: 

Esther with popular Hebrew Surnames

Esther Ridder,   Esther Peres,   Esther Scharf

Esther Name also appears in following Origin(s): Biblical, Jewish, Farsi, Spanish, Arabic

Esther also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Greek, Danish, Dutch, English

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What babies do in womb?

Babies in the womb just don’t sit idle, they are doing so much in learning within the mom. They are learning to move their fingers, limbs, toes, sucking their thumb. At times, they are dreaming and yawning etc.

Birthday blues

There are billions of humans present on the earth, this means the day your baby born, there were 9 million people who were born on the same day. Hence, your baby shares his or her birthday with about 9 million other people.

Higher ratio of birth mark

The ratio of birth mark among babies is very high i.e. one baby born out of every 3 babies have a birth mark present on their body. Baby girls have more probability of birth marks than baby boys.

No tears for the little ones

If babies don’t like anything, they will start making a shreaking voice and or crunch their face in a weird manner, but they actually can’t cry. Babies until few months old are not able to cry or take out tears.

New born don’t have the reflex to blink

Correctly said, new born babies don’t have very good reflex actions. An example of the same is that they don’t blink their eyes very often as adults do, this may be the reason you will always lose in the eye blink game.

  • What does the name Esther mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Star in Hebrew. Esther also named in American, Greek, Danish, Dutch, English for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Esther. What does the name Esther mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Esther. History of name and famous personality with Esther will help to update our database and other website users.

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