Other Origin(s):German
Meaning:Star; Beech tree
Hester is a heavenly girl’s name of Persian origin. Borrowed from the biblical name Esther, Hester means “star.” The name Hester has many down-to-earth definitions, too, and is said to stem from the Middle German word heister, meaning “beech tree.” Whether baby is set to navigate the solar system or nourish the soil, you can bank on Hester for a bright future. And although Hester made its mark on the world more than a century ago, it might be time for your little one to shine a light on its legacy!
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