Esther Surname History
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Esther Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Esther can be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Esther may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Esther Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Esther come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Esther originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Esther Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Esther were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Esther. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Esther last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Esther change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages over the years.
Last names similar to EstherEsther A, Estherazy de Galantha, Esther ben hamou, Esther ben hamouche, Esther ben judas ben chemili, Esther ben said, Esther bent alloul, Esther bent ben amou, Esther bent bou azes, Esther bent braham, Esther bent brahim ben jouda, Esther bent chaloum, Esther bent hamouda, Esther bent jacob benitta, Esther bent lalou, Esther bent mouna, Esther bent rahmin isaac, Esther bent youssef, Esther Broenner, Esther Catherine
Esther Family Tree
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- Mattie Esther Ingram 1921 - ?
- Marthena Esther (Millie) Kerr 1871 - ?
- Lily Esther Trueman 1886 - ?
- Ruth Esther Sheeks 1886 - ?
- Gladys Esther (Pitzer) Schnaithman 1901 - ?
- Henry & Esther Shanahan
- Mary Esther Bunnell 1784 - 1820
- Catharine Esther Beecher 1800 - 1878
- Mary Esther Esther Avery 1826 - ?
- Arminta Esther Esther Davis 1829 - 1868