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Esta

What does Esta mean?

Esta Pronunciation of Esta [es-ta] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Esta is "myrtle, bride; star". Latinate form of Esther.

Associated with: star.

Variations

12 alternative forms via Esther: Eistir, Ess, Essie, Essy, Estee, Ester, Estera, Eszter, Ettey, Etti, Ettie and Etty.

Creative forms:
(female) Elta, Erta, ..

(male) Esad, Esas, ..

Middle name pairings:
Esta Dalary (E.D.), ..

How popular is Esta?

Esta is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2143 out of 4276, Top 50%) and also a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#140756 out of 150436, Top 94%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Esta reached its top rank of #454 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Esta name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Esta outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Esther (#203 via latest list), Ester (#1848), Ettie and Essie are the prominent varying forms of Esta ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Esta were popular as baby names a century ago (usage of 0.75%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.11%, 85.6%), with forms like Esther falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Esta, Essie, Ester, Esther, Ettie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ester outside U.S.

Similar Names

Esta is alike in pronunciation to Asta, Asti and Ostia. Other suggested similar names are Alta, Dita, Eba, Ebba, Eda, Edita, Edma, Edna, Edyta, Eena, Eeva, Efa, Eila, Eira, Eitna, Ela, Elata, Elba, Elda, Elga, Elia, Elita, Elka, Elma, Elna, Elsa, Elssa, Eltha, Elva, Elza, Emma, Ena, Enya, Enza, Erda, Erga, Erla, Erma, Ertha, Esma, Esmay, Estel, Etha, Etna, Etta, Eula, Eva, Evita, Ewa, Gita, Gusta, Ita, Justa, Kata, Kosta, Lata, Leta, Mata, Nata, Neta, Nita, Peta, Reta, Rita, Ruta, Tita, Tyta, Uta, Vesta, Veta, Yuta and Zyta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Esta.

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