Ester: "star," Ahasuerus' queen who delivered Isr.Original Word: אֶסְתֵּרPart of Speech:
Proper Name FeminineTransliteration:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of foreign originDefinition
"star," Ahasuerus' queen who delivered Isr.NASB Translation
Esther (52), Esther's (3).
Brown-Driver-Briggs אֶסְתֵּר proper name, feminine Esther
, star) — daughter of Abihail, cousin and adopted daughter of Mordecai, of tribe of Benjamin; made queen in Vashti's place by Ahasuerus; her Jewish name הֲדַסָּת
q. v. Esther 2:7
,8,10,11,15 (twice in verse); Esther 2:16
,17 47t. Esther.
Of Persian derivation; Ester, the Jewish heroine -- Esther.