Ester

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See also: ester, éster, and Estèr

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. A female given name

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Asturian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. Esther (biblical character).
  2. A female given name.

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew אֶסְתֵּר‎.

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. (biblical) Esther
  2. Esther (book of the Bible)
  3. A female given name, equivalent to English Esther

Czech[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name, cognate to Esther.

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name, usually spelled Esther.

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name of biblical origin.

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Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. A female given name

Usage notes[edit]

Matronymics

  • son of Ester: Esterarson
  • daughter of Ester: Esterardóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Ester
Accusative Ester
Dative Ester
Genitive Esterar

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈester]
  • Hyphenation: Es‧ter

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name.
    • 2018 Heidi Jaatinen, Koski, Gummerus, →ISBN, pages 198-199:
      Stiina meni ja sulki Hilja Esterin syliinsä, miten erilainen tämä Hilja oli kuin Kosken Hilja. Hilja Ester tuli nimeensä. Tytön kasvoilla arvokkuus, sisar oli sinut kohtalonsa kanssa, silmät kuin tähdet.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Ester (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative Ester Esterit
genitive Esterin Esterien
Estereiden
Estereitten
partitive Esteriä Estereitä
Esterejä
illative Esteriin Estereihin
singular plural
nominative Ester Esterit
accusative nom. Ester Esterit
gen. Esterin
genitive Esterin Esterien
Estereiden
Estereitten
partitive Esteriä Estereitä
Esterejä
inessive Esterissä Estereissä
elative Esteristä Estereistä
illative Esteriin Estereihin
adessive Esterillä Estereillä
ablative Esteriltä Estereiltä
allative Esterille Estereille
essive Esterinä Estereinä
translative Esteriksi Estereiksi
instructive Esterein
abessive Esterittä Estereittä
comitative Estereineen

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German[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Ester n (genitive Esters, plural Ester)

  1. (organic chemistry) ester

Declension[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name, often spelled Esther.

Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. A female given name; equivalent to the English-language Esther
  2. Esther (biblical character)
  3. the book of Esther

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name, also spelled Esther.

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Esthēr, from Ancient Greek Ἐσθήρ (Esthḗr), from Hebrew אֶסְתֵּר‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Esther
  2. (biblical) Esther (Jewish queen of the Persian king Ahasuerus)

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Esthēr, from Ancient Greek Ἑσθήρ (Hesthḗr), from Hebrew אֶסְתֵּר‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. (religion) Esther

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name.

Synonyms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester c (genitive Esters)

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name.