Ester

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See also: ester, Estèr, and éster

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. A female given name from Hebrew, alternative form of Esther

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Asturian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

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

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 from Hebrew, 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 from Hebrew, equivalent to English Esther.

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

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

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

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

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Faroese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. A female given name from Hebrew

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/, [ˈe̞s̠t̪e̞r]
  • Rhymes: -ester
  • Syllabification: Es‧ter

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name from Hebrew.
    • 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
Possessive forms of Ester (type paperi)
possessor singular plural
1st person Esterini Esterimme
2nd person Esterisi Esterinne
3rd person Esterinsä

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛstɐ/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

Blend of Essig (vinegar, acetic acid) +‎ Äther (ether)

Noun[edit]

Ester m (strong, genitive Esters, plural Ester)

  1. (organic chemistry) ester
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: ester
  • French: ester

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin Esthēr, from Ancient Greek Ἐσθήρ (Esthḗr), from Biblical Hebrew אֶסְתֵּר(ʾestēr).

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f (proper noun, genitive Esters, plural Esters or Ester)

  1. Esther (biblical character)
  2. the book of Esther
  3. A female given name from Hebrew; variant form Esther
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Icelandic[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

  1. A female given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Esther

Declension[edit]


Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

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

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Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester

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

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish [Term?].

Proper noun[edit]

Ester m

  1. (historical) A village in Constanța, Dobruja, in eastern Romania. Merged with Pazarlia, which was then renamed to Târgușor.

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]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /esˈteɾ/, [esˈt̪eɾ]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester f

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

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ester c (genitive Esters)

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

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