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Name Esther

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About the name Esther in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, French, English, Hebrew
Topics:Asteroid 622 Esther, discovered 1906, diameter 30.6 km, period 47.5 years
US 2017 rank:#165     ... 163:Jocelyn, 164:Kimberly, 165:Esther, 166:Molly, 167:Valerie ...     Full US 2017 list
Similarly written:Ester, Asher, Estera, Estere, Eszter, Ethel, Ethen, Heather, Hester, Lester     Details
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About Esther, the group of names with the same origin as Esther

Meaning/translation:maybe star
Language of origin:Old Persian
Info about origin:in the Bible Esther is the Jewish wife of a king of Persia (see Book of Esther, Old Testament)
 of Persian origin, maybe meaning star, or maybe a Hebrew form of ishtar (the name of a Persian goddess)
Words:star = the star  Old Persian
Topics:Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:6:Eszter Hungary 2002,  8:Estere Latvia 2014,  24:Esther Denmark 2016,  26:Ester Sweden 2015
Name variants:Eistir, Ester, Estera, Estere, Esther, Eszter, Hester   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
BrazilGraph2017 33,  2016 302015 32,  2014 35,  2013 34,  2012 43,  2010 52,  2009 61
DenmarkGraph2017 30,  2016 242015 27,  2014 46,  2013 49,  2012 50,  2011 47,  2009 47
France 2002 235
Mexico 2016 84
New ZealandGraph2016 97,  2013 92
Norway 2017 192
SpainGraph2010 95,  2009 98,  2008 85,  2007 85,  2006 77
Switzerland prevalence 2013 28
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 297,  1980-1989 293
USA yearlyGraph2017 1652016 183,  2015 203,  2014 203,  2013 228,  2012 242,  2011 236,  2010 267,  2009 265,  2008 268,  2007 272,  2006 288,  2005 279,  2004 297,  2003 287,  2002 299,  2001 297,  2000 328,  1999 315,  1998 323,  1997 319,  1996 317,  1995 301,  1994 287,  1993 300
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