The names differ depending on languages, but most are derived from Greek and Latin "pascha". We're excited that you have an opinion about the name Ester. Ester▼ is alike in pronunciation to Easter▼, Wistar and Wister.

Other recommended sound-alike names are Ehtel, Eimer, Ember▲, Emer, Esme▲, Esmee, Estel, Estela, Estele, Estell▼ and Etel. one of my best friends is called Esther. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ester. 16 names similar to Other forms, like Hesther, are uncommon. This page was last edited on 26 October 2020, at 06:52.

Ester is a very prominent first name for women (#620 out of 4276, Top 14%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#13875 out of 150436, Top 9%). These 16 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Ester. (2000 U.S. CENSUS), Ester reached its apex position of #422 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is at #1747 currently. 1 2 Caitlyn Lv 4 10 years ago Ester BQ: Ester Lynn 0 1 Barça Babe Lv 5 10 years ago I prefer the "h" spelling. Esters An ester is characterized by the orientation and bonding of the atoms shown, where R and R’ are both carbon-initiated chains of varying length, also known as alkyl groups.

Nameberry is a registered trademark of Nameberry, LLC. To rate names on Nameberry, please register for an account or log in to an existing account. Esters are an important functional group in organic chemistry, and they are generally written RCOOR’ or RCO 2 R’. If you didn't find an alternative name that you like better than Ester, try our name generator. When you think of Esther and how brave a woman she was, the name is beautiful. Ester ▼ as a name for girls is of Persian and Hebrew origin, and Ester means "myrtle, bride; star".

1 0 Anonymous 1 decade ago Esther. Despite knowing better, I always want to pronounce Esther with a "th" sound, like Es-thur, instead of Es-tur. The Christian holiday Easter has several names. Usage of these relations of Ester was well-received a century ago (MEDIAN #347) and is now significantly less (#1650, ▼88%), with forms like Esther becoming less in vogue. Prominent related forms of Ester (#1747 FROM CURRENT RECORDS) rated in the Top 2000 are Essie, Esta, Esther (#153), Ettie and Hester. Borrowed from Latin Esthēr, from Ancient Greek Ἑσθήρ (Hesthḗr), from Hebrew אֶסְתֵּר‎. The name Ester is a girl's name of Slavic origin meaning "star". Ester Esther (biblical character) the book of Esther A female given name. Please add to or correct the information provided by other members of the Nameberry community. The name Ester is a girl's name of Slavic origin meaning "star". It allows you to go beyond the similarities of a name, which can provide a lot of inspiration! Borrowed from Latin Esthēr, from Ancient Greek Ἐσθήρ (Esthḗr), from Hebrew אֶסְתֵּר‎.

(2000 U.S. CENSUS) Ester reached its apex position of #422 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is at #1747 currently. RELATED FORMS VIA ESTHER, HESTER Ess, Essie▼, Essy, Esta▼, Estee, Estera, Eszter, Ettey, Etti, Ettie▼, Etty, Hesther, Ester is a very prominent first name for women (#620 out of 4276, Top 14%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#13875 out of 150436, Top 9%). Nameberry is a registered trademark of Nameberry, LLC. © 2020 Nameberry.com. This was my great grandmother's name.

Esther is the Biblical spelling. Ester Spelling Variations Norman surnames are characterized by a multitude of spelling variations.The frequent changes in surnames are largely due to the fact that the Old and Middle English languages lacked definite spelling rules. You will receive an email (no more than once per day) summarizing any new mentions of Ester on Nameberry. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z.

The modern English term Easter developed from the Old English word Ēastre or Ēostre (Old English pronunciation: [ˈæːɑstre, ˈeːostre]), which itself developed prior to 899, originally referring to the name of the Anglo-Saxon goddess Ēostre. This simplified spelling is a bit too polyester, though this is also the authentic Slavic version of an Old Testament name that's being rediscovered. Ester is also a variant of Hester (Hebrew). (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS). Would you like to follow Ester? I really like this spelling variation. Ester - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity Spelling of Ester E-S-T-E-R, is a 5-letter female given name. Origin of Ester Arabic Names Biblical Ester looks like Ester C (the "better" vitamin C) or chemical compounds such as polyester. Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary, Jewish queen of the Persian king Ahasuerus, https://en.wiktionary.org/w/index.php?title=Ester&oldid=60953630, Catalan feminine nouns with no feminine ending, Portuguese terms derived from Ancient Greek, Portuguese female given names from Hebrew, German nouns with red links in their declension tables, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. This simplified spelling is a bit too polyester, though this is also the authentic Slavic version of an Old Testament name that's being rediscovered. Ester is an alternate form of Esther (Persian). Pronunciation of Ester ES-ter ESS ter Meaning of Ester Star, star or myrtle leaf, star-like.