What does Ester mean?
Associated with: star.
Ester▼ has 1 variant: Eistir.Creative forms:
(female) Elter, Estere, ..
(male) Essel, .. Middle name pairings:
Ester Kaitlyn (E.K.), ..
How popular is Ester?
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%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Ester reached its apex position of #422 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is at #1848 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Ester (#1848 from current records) rated in the Top 2000 are Essie, Esta, Esther (#203 from current records), Ettie and Hester. Other forms, like Hesther, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Ester was well-received a century ago (median #347) and is now significantly less (#1675, ▼86%), with forms like Esther becoming less in vogue.
Ester▼ is alike in pronunciation to Easter▼, Wistar and Wister. Other recommended names are Ehtel, Eimer, Ember▲, Emer, Esme▲, Esmee, Estel, Estela, Estele, Estell▼ and Etel. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ester.See names in meaning and etymology.