Hester

Gender:girl

Meaning:star

Origin:English

Pronunciation:hes-tar

Variations:Esther

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Hester is the Latin form of the biblical name, Esther. It is a name most commonly found in England but it was also popularised by Nathaniel Hawthorne’s book, “The Scarlet Letter”, where the protagonist was called Hester Prynne.

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