First name origins & meanings:
- Persian: Star
- Dutch: Star
- Latin: A variation of Esther
First name variations: Ester, Esthur, Eszter, Esta, Essie, Ettie, Hesther, Hettie, Esther, Hesther, Hetty, Hetti, Hettie, Hetta, Hessie, Hessi, Hessye, Hestar, Hestarr
Last name origins & meanings:
- North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a
conspicuous beech tree, Middle Low German hēster.
(mainly County Mayo): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó
hOistir ‘descendant of Oistir’.
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