Hester is a female given name and is of Greek origin. It means star. Pronounced as HES-tәr, the name is currently in the top 100 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart of the year 2019.
Hester is a girl's name.
Esther, Hessy, Hetty
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