Ester Family History
Ester Name Meaning
German: perhaps a topographic name from Middle High German ezzisch ‘seed field’ + tor ‘gate’. Jewish: variant of Esther . English: variant of Easter . Dutch: probably from an ancient Germanic personal name Latinized as Astharus (see Esters ). Altered form of Swedish Öster (see Oster ).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press