Eszter is a ♀ girl’s name.
Eszter is a Hungarian variant of the biblical name Esther, which is of Hebrew and Persian origin. In the Book of Esther in the Old Testament, Esther was the name of the Jewish wife of the king of Persia. Her real name was Hadassah, which was changed into Esther to hide her identity.
Eszter means “star” (from Persian “setâre/ستاره”). Eszter could as well mean “the hidden one” or “secret” (from Hebrew “satár/סְתַר” = to hide/to conceal). By the way, the name Hadassah has the meaning “myrtle” (from Hebrew “haḏás/הֲדַס”).
The name Eszter is ranked #1616 overall.
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