Name rating: 4.75
Number of votes: 4
Name popularity: 1852
Unique code of the name Esther: 3622
First name Esther backwards: Rehtse
Meaning and Origin of the name Esther
There are multiple origins and meanings for the name Esther:
1. Comes from the Persian word (استر) meaning - "star; planet" referring to the planet Venus. The form of the personal name Estelle/Stella - "star; planet"
2. Hebrew given name (אסתר) meaning - "myrtle; aster"
In Old Testament Esther - is the wife of the Persian king Ahasuerus.