Meaning and Origin of: Hester
Girl name origins & meanings:
- Persian : Star
- Dutch : Star
- Latin : A variation of Esther
Girl name variations
Family name origins & meanings:
- North German : topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous beech tree, Middle Low German hēster.
- Irish (mainly County Mayo) : reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hOistir ‘descendant of Oistir’.